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Can an Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) overdose be fatal?
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Expect so
Overdose of adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) can trigger a cardiac arrhythmia.
I hope you are taking it under a doctor's supervision. Speak to your doctor. Do not try to regulate the dose on your own.

In brief: Expect so
Overdose of adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) can trigger a cardiac arrhythmia.
I hope you are taking it under a doctor's supervision. Speak to your doctor. Do not try to regulate the dose on your own.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)
Depends on dose ingested & your cardiovascular health.

In brief: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)
Depends on dose ingested & your cardiovascular health.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. William Holmes
HIgh doses can certainly be fatal - agree that cardiovascular health is a significant factor
Dr. R Sangal
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
In brief: Unlikely
Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) (amphetamine) overdose can cause psychotic symptoms, chest pain, palpitations, increase heart rate and blood pressure, but it would be unlikely to be fatal.

In brief: Unlikely
Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) (amphetamine) overdose can cause psychotic symptoms, chest pain, palpitations, increase heart rate and blood pressure, but it would be unlikely to be fatal.
Dr. R Sangal
Dr. R Sangal
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