Adderall Side Effects
On our mainpage for Adderall, we took a brief look at some of Adderall's side
effects. Here we look a bit more in detail.
As with other prescription drugs, Adderall may have side effects, some serious
and others not so serious. Below we detail possible Adderall side effects, but
it is also important to grasp the following important information about this
prescription drug - If you take Adderall, exercise caution when driving, operating
machinery or performing potentially hazardous activities. Adderall can cause
blurred vision, dizziness and restlessness, and may even hide the obvious symptoms
of tiredness. Additionally, try not to take Adderall too late in the day. A
late dose may lead to insomnia.
Possible Adderall side effects (Serious)
Allergic reaction (difficulty breathing; swollen lips, tongue or face; closing
of the throat; hives), irregular heartbeat, high blood pressure, hallucinations,
abnormal or confused behavior
Possible Adderall side effects (Less Serious)
Diarrhea or constipation, anxiety or nervousness, restlessness or tremor, dryness
of the mouth or unpleasant taste in the month, impotence or changes in sex drive,
Before you buy Adderall, be sure to consult a doctor. Only a doctor can accurately
determine if Adderall is for a specific individual. If you buy Adderall and
experience any of the side effects detailed above, be sure talk to a doctor
immediately. If any of the side effects are unusual or particularly bothersome,
do not delay in contacting a doctor. Please note also, that all side effects
cannot be predicted or anticipated, and Adderall may have Side effects other
than those listed above.
What about taking other drugs at the same time as Adderall?
- A patient should not take Adderall if they have taken a monoamine oxidase
inhibitor (MAOI) such as isocarboxazid (Marplan), tranylcypromine (Parnate),
or phenelzine (Nardil) within the last two weeks (14 days)
- If you take any of the drugs detailed below, be sure to inform your doctor
of this before you take Adderall. The doctor may (or may not) recommend that
you not take Adderall, if you do take any of the prescriptions detailed below
- Insulin or another medicine to treat diabetes; a phenothiazine such
as chlorpromazine (Thorazine); guanethidine (Ismelin) or reserpine (Diutensin-R);
doxazosin (Cardura), terazosin (Hytrin), prazosin (Minipress), or guanadrel(Hylorel);
lithium (Lithobid, Lithonate, Eskalith, etc.); haloperidol (Haldol); or
a tricyclic antidepressant such as amitriptyline (Elavil), amoxapine (Asendin),
doxepin (Sinequan), nortriptyline (Pamelor), imipramine (Tofranil), clomipramine
(Anafranil), protriptyline (Vivactil), or desipramine (Norpramin).