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What are the side effects of amphetamines?

What are the side effects of amphetamines?

See below: All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome when using amphetamine/dextroamphetamine: constipation; diarrhea; dizziness; dry mouth; headache; loss of appetite; nausea; nervousness; restlessness; stomach pain or upset; trouble sleeping; unpleasant taste; vomiting;. ...Read more

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Amphetamine (Definition)

A psychostimulant, controlled drug schedule ii, with abuse potential. It acts to enhance Dopamine and norepinephrine in the body, including the brain. It can decrease appetite- was used as a diet pill, treat narcolepsy and adhd, pathological fatigue, sea sickness. Derived from ephedra plant ...Read more


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What are the side effects of adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

What are the side effects of adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

Many Possibilities: Some people will note physical side effects such as decreased appetite, stomach complaints, or headaches. There may be decreased sleep, and occasionally changes in heart rate or blood pressure. There may also be emotional side effects including feelings of jitteriness, anxiety, moodiness, or irritability. In addition, some people may develop involuntary muscle twitches called tics. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of using Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) (or other similar drugs) a few times every 10 weeks?

What are the side effects of using Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) (or other similar drugs) a few times every 10 weeks?

It depends: If you are talking about using a prescribed dose once or twice a day one every ten weeks or even one week in prescribed doses once or twice a day for that week then the person will focus well on the day or days when the Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is taken. When med is not taken their focus will be the usual. If you are talking about taking a lot of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) that one day or if it is not prescribed do not do this. ...Read more

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Please explain what are the side effects of switching from brand name Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR to the generic version?

Please explain what are the side effects of switching from brand name Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR to the generic version?

Generally none: Some people have complained that one of the generic brands which i cannot mention here does not last as long as the brand name. I simply tell them to ask for a different generic brand and the pharmacies are usually willing to comply if necessary and the they feel like what they are getting is equivalent to the brand name. It is expensive enough as it is without having to pay the cost if the brand. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of mixing cadista 4mg and Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR 10mg?

What are the side effects of mixing cadista 4mg and Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR 10mg?

Be careful: Steroids and adhd don't mix well. Irritability, depression, euphoria can occur with steroids. There are no direct pharmacological interactions. But clinical issues could be significant. One needs to weigh potential benefit with adverse effects in using both. Please check with your doctor to see if using both is tolerable in your case. ...Read more

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If one is to take 25mg Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR with 60-120mg of rhodiola rosea extract (an maoi), what are the side effects that would occur?

If one is to take 25mg Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR with 60-120mg of rhodiola rosea extract (an maoi), what are the side effects that would occur?

Interaction: Rhodiola can help anxiety/depression and also augment the effects of adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). This increases the risk of rapid heart rate, may increase blood pressure, can cause headaches, diminished appetite, insomnia, irritability and can also increase the risk of serotonin syndrome which is a life threatening condition causes by too much serotonin. ...Read more

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I had an appointment to get a prescription of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) as I have comorbid ADHD with my aspergers. What are the side effects of adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

Varies: The most common side effects of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) are decreased appetite and trouble getting to sleep. Anxious people may find that it makes them more anxious. It can cause dry mouth and blurry vision. May also increase pulse rate and b{. Side effects are dose related and typically lessen with time. Used as prescribed, it is a very safe medication. ...Read more

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Are amphetamines bad for you? Are there adverse side effects?

Amphetamines: Any medication is bad if it is abused. If amphetamines are used as prescribed they are safe and very effective. ...Read more

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Snorting meth & oxycodone side effects?

Snorting meth & oxycodone side effects?

Death, addiction...: Both methamphetamines and oxycodone are highly addictive drugs of abuse. The "snorting" achieves more rapid absorption compared to the oral route increasing the possibility of overdose and death. Abuse of these drugs usually leads to rapid development of addiction. If you are currently using them i encourage you to seek treatment as your problem will in all likelihood only become much worse... ...Read more

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Methamphetamine... What are some side effects of using meth? What are long term effects of hard meth use? Can meth effect my children? Are there any studies that have been done to show what meth does to people? So far my only source of information has bee

Methamphetamine... What are some side effects of using meth?
What are long term effects of hard meth use?
Can meth effect my children?
Are there any studies that have been done to show what meth does to people?
So far my only source of information has bee

It damages brain: And almost everything else. It can cause severe depression, paranoia and even psychosis, with hallucinations, delusions and agitation. Physically, it can damage the heart, with heart attacks and/or strokes, and causes severe dental and skin problems. People become completely disorganized and live their lives completely involved with the drug. It damages your children and family. Get help and stop! ...Read more

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Side effects of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) in a teen?

Side effects of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) in a teen?

Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Same as stimulants, depending on dose. Refer to diagram. ...Read more

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Side effects to expect with adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

Most patients: Taking Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) for add report no side effects. However, Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is a stimulate which could cause anxiety, agitation, a high heart rate and/or a rise in blood pressure. ...Read more

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What can I do about Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) side effects?

What can I do about Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) side effects?

Talk to Physician: Many side effects are time limited and of little concern if Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is started at low amounts and increased gradually. If you recceive benefit from the medicine, but have bothersome side effects, then you need to talk to your physician. It is important to weigh the risks and benefits, and also consider other medication alternatives. ...Read more

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Is Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) worth the risk & side effects?

If you have ADD or: Adhd, it is an effective medication. You will need to weighthe benefits with the risks with your medical provider. ...Read more

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Will the side effects for Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) go away?

It depends upon: Upon which side effects were talking about. Most of them to go away within the first week or two. However, insomnia can persistent and require either additional medication for a change of the dose or change in the timing of the dosing. I recommend that you discuss those issues with your prescribing doctor. Have a great new year. ...Read more

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How could i manage my Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) side effects?

What side effects: What kind of problems are you having. There may be ways of dealing with it or you may need an alternative medication. ...Read more

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What are side effects of not taking one's adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

Usually none: Lack of effects (side, or therapeutic) is the norm. However, always follow your dr recommendations; do not start or stop meds without informing your dr. Good luck. ...Read more

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What side effects are often associated with adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): More than can be covered in 400 words or less. Check out this site: http://www.Drugs.Com/adderall.Html. ...Read more