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Can hypertensive patients take Adderall xr?


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2008-02-22 22:12:24
2008-02-22 22:12:24

It is not recommended but the answer is "yes" for someone who needs Adderall to control their ADHD or narcolepsy. The Adderall, however, will increase the hypertensive symptoms and your doctor will probably place you on a beta-blocker or calcium channel blocker to control the hypertension.

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