Medication and Drugs
Adderall is a brand of psychoactive drug which brings temporary improvements in both mental and physical function. It increases concentration, alertness, libido and cognitive functions of the users. Adderall’s immediate release formulation is used to treat narcolepsy and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
Asked in Mental Health, Medication and Drugs, Adderall
What will ADHD medicine do to you if you don't have ADHD?
It will give the effect of being under the influence of Amphetamine, also known as speed. I recommend you do not attempt an ADHD medication if not diagnosed with it by a Licensed professional. Part two: Not only that, but you may become anemic and dramatically underweight, can approach death as a small child, and become depressed (personal experience from improper diagnosis of asperger's). I have adult ADHD and I once had a roommate that did a ridiculous thing. She did a self-diagnosis and...
Are there interaction problems with Strattera Adderall Risperdal Lexapro and Depakote?
Interaction Problems One of the main side effects from mixing certain drugs appears to be an increase in anger issues. Read on for more information: My 5 1/2 yr. old son begins Strattera (10 mg. going to 20mg. after one week, depending) tomorrow. He is curently on Valproic Acid (Depacote) for a seizure disorder named Lennox-Gastaut. His neurologist suggested that if the Strattera turns out to be ineffective that Adderal is next. Because of his seizure disorder we have addressed his: 1. Seizures w/Valproic 2....
Can you be prescribed Adderall or Dexedrine by a doctor if you have previously used illegal drugs to self-medicate ADHD?
Were you previously using an amphetamines or cocaine? If so, it is important to talk to your doctor about your use of substances, why you used, how much you used. Adderall is a controlled substance and amphetamines have a well-documented history of abuse. But, you should always be honest so you can be prescribed what is best, not what you may want. It is fine to mention Adderall and/or Dexedrine along with your concerns but don't walk into the doctor's office thinking...
Can oxycodone and skelaxin be taken together?
yes you can. just be careful because the two work together and may increase the risk of CNS depression and psychomotor impairment. make sure you don't drive or do anything like that! consider reducing dosage or the oxy too I have been taking Oxycontin 90 mg twice a day and 800mg skelaxin as needed for 11 years and the skelaxin is very well tolerated. Its the only muscle relaxer i could take that doesn't make me lethargic. flexerall knocks me right out,I can...
Can you take 2 20 mg adderall at the same time?
Yes. Though it is best to follow your prescription, 40 mgs of Adderall is only 10 mgs higher than the maximum pill dosage of 30 mgs. 40 will not hurt you, just slightly intensifying the effects. As with any dose of Adderall, it should be taken early in the day. ...
Can you take Adderall and coffee together?
if your body is able to handle the caffeine, if your sensitive to caffeine then I would not mix them because you could have heart arythmias, and raise your blood pressure ...
What is neurobion medicine for?
I normally inject myself with Neurobion whenever my tongue shows the signs of geographical tongue. At that stage I am normally very tired and struggle with feelings of depression and fatigue. The very next day after a shot of neurobion, I can feel my strenght coming back and a few days later there is no stop to my energy levels. This is what it's made of: Vitamin B1 Converts carbohydrates, fatty acids and amino acids into energy. Promotes healthy nerves. May improve mood. Strengthens...
Asked in Adderall, Drug Interactions, Valium
Is it okay to mix Valium and Adderall XR?
Self-medicating Valium and Adderall is probably a bad idea. However, there are many good reasons that a doctor may prescribe both medications. Bear in mind that Valium (Diazepam) can be used to treat (among other things): Nausea as an anti-emetic Anti-anxietal and calmative Anti-seizure med. Anti-toxin and antagonist for many marine or arthrodpod neurotoxins. Insomnia (often a result of Adderall). Used at a treatment for chemical warfare agents including sarin. Benzodiazapine class meds created a revolution in pharmacology, especiially due to the wide spectrum of possible uses, and significantly...
What is the lethal dose of cyanide?
The lethal dose of potassium or sodium cyanide is 200 to 300 mg and of hydrocyanic acid is 50 mg. Effects begin within seconds of inhalation and within 30 min of ingestion. Now why you would want to know this, I'm unsure. Be safe. http://www.manbir-online.com/diseases/cyanide.htm ...
Is 20mg of Adderall too large a dose for a 12-year-old girl who weighs 85 lbs?
Dosage of Adderall for 12-year old Girl The dose of Adderall is determined more by what dose subsides the symptoms. Taking in simple consideration children. As far as the weight it really has little to do with dose. Whether the medication is going to work, or if your child adjusts well. Stimulants should be carefully monitored for side effects. You should also be aware that if your child is being overstimulated while taking Adderall XR you can simply open the capsule up and...
If a child takes Adderall XR during the school week are there any side effects of withdrawal on the weekends?
Not Taking Adderall on Weekends Hi, I'm a 12 year old girl. I took adderall XR during every school week last year, and didn't on the weekend. There were no side effects for me. I know you probably won't trust me but I'm not lying or anything. no side effects if you skip a day...besides the fact that you will be your silly, spontaneous, distracted self. (but this is just me) I just wanted to add that when my doctor prescribed adderall to me, he...
Can you eat grapefruit while taking Adderall?
No, you should not drink Grapefruit juice while on adderall, or any other juices high in Vit. C. Although it is safe and won't hurt you at all, you may start to feel bad because it will lower the affects of the Adderall. Adderall, Dexedrine, and Dextrostat, and couple others can all be "washed out" of your system if you drink or eat any acidic juice or fruit. It alters the pH balance of your stomach and causes the Adderall to be...
Asked in ADD-ADHD, Medication and Drugs, Adderall, Doctors
How can you ask your doctor to prescribe Dextrostat for ADHD?
Open your mouth and let the words come out! Dextrostat (d-amphetamine sulfate) is simply another brand name under which this amphetamine is marketed. Amphetamines are Schedule II (C-II) Controlled Substances - no refills in any state in the Union and quantity limitations usually of a 30-day supply or specific number of dosage units in many states. Dextrosat comes in a 10mg tablet; Dexedrine never did and still does not. Although ADD/ADHD often can call for higher than usual doses, the average dose of Dexedrine...
Can sudden withdrawal of Adderall cause harmful side effects?
This is kindly individual, regular users of Adderall (daily user) should not suddenly stop taking Adderall without first talking with the prescribing doctor. It's not something that one should do with ANY medication. Not recommended by any doctor, you should really be under doctors care when decreasing your dose. Making sure that your body is adjusting well. Since we are all different, react different, adjust different this is between patient and doctor. ...
What happens if you are caught with unprescribed Adderall?
Each State may have it's own laws, however there was a federal convention which set out some uniform drug laws that State's could adopt and use as they saw fit. Most State's seem to be using laws mostly or entirely based upon that convention. Here is the MICHIGAN take on the adderall, and it's a pretty safe bet that it is similar to most other states. 333.7403(2)(e) A prescription form is guilty of a misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment for not more than...
Asked in Strattera, Medication and Drugs, Adderall, Prozac, Antidepressants, Psychostimulants, ADD-ADHD Non-Stimulant Medication
Is it OK to mix Strattera Adderall and Prozac?
I currently take 80mg straterra, 70mg vyvanse (a speed-derived drug like adderall), and 10mg lexapro (an ssri like paxil, luvox, etc) and it is working great! before I started vyvanse, I was taking straterra with lexapro and adderall: about 40 mg of adderall daily. taking too much adderall caused me to be very anxious, self-conscious, and almost paranoid. when I reduced adderall to about 20 mg/day, as well as when I switched over to vyvanse, things smoothed out much better. i should add that...