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What happens if you take Concerta and don't have ADHD?

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It might not be completely right...Most people say you cannot speed off of concerta, but it all depends on how many you take. If you take a normal dosage for someone your age with ADHD, it will probably do close to nothing, except for probably insomnia.
On the other hand, if you take double, triple, or four times the amount, then yes, it will make you speed.
In fact, if you take to much of any pill it will have some affect. Even if you take A LOT of ibuprofen's you can hollucinate.


Experimenting with drugs is however very dangerous.
This may kill off your liver and kidneys even if you do not die right away.

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