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Yrs ago psych md started me on 20 mg of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and then 30 mg 2 weeks later.Wasnt this too high to start?Bled frm anus as result of reaction to med.

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Dr. Travis Hansen
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: No

While individual reactions to medications vary this is not an unusual starting dose.
I'm sorry you had such a scary side effect. Rare but does happen with adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine).

In brief: No

While individual reactions to medications vary this is not an unusual starting dose.
I'm sorry you had such a scary side effect. Rare but does happen with adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine).
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