Review: taking Adderall xr 20 and Excedrin together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Adderall xr 20 and Excedrin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Adderall xr 20 and Excedrin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 102 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Adderall Xr 20

Adderall xr 20 has active ingredients of amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from Adderall xr 20 1,122 users)

Excedrin

Excedrin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; aspirin; caffeine. It is often used in headache. (latest outcomes from Excedrin 8,156 users)

On Jul, 22, 2016

102 people who take Adderall Xr 20, Excedrin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Adderall xr 20 and Excedrin drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Adderall Xr 20:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 80.0% - (4 of 5 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (12 of 12 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 72.0% - (13 of 18 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
Excedrin:
  • < 1 month: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 8.0% - (1 of 12 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 87.0% - (7 of 8 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 85.0% - (12 of 14 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 83.0% - (5 of 6 people)
  • not specified: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Adderall Xr 20:
  • female: 74.0% - (37 of 50 people)
  • male: 80.0% - (4 of 5 people)
Excedrin:
  • female: 67.0% - (31 of 46 people)
  • male: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Adderall Xr 20:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • 20-29: 89.0% - (17 of 19 people)
  • 30-39: 66.0% - (4 of 6 people)
  • 40-49: 85.0% - (6 of 7 people)
  • 50-59: 66.0% - (10 of 15 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Excedrin:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 57.0% - (4 of 7 people)
  • 20-29: 31.0% - (5 of 16 people)
  • 30-39: 66.0% - (4 of 6 people)
  • 40-49: 57.0% - (4 of 7 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (15 of 15 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • headache - histamine
1 - 6 months:
  • nausea
  • skin discoloration - bluish
  • swelling
  • blood glucose increased
  • dehydration
  • depression
  • migraine
  • red blood cell count decreased
  • suicidal ideation
  • anxiety
6 - 12 months:
  • nausea
  • skin discoloration - bluish
  • swelling
  • anxiety
  • anxiety aggravated
  • aphthous stomatitis
  • decreased appetite
  • dry mouth
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • nasal discomfort
1 - 2 years:
  • cervical spinal stenosis
  • dry eyes
  • fatigue
  • joint pain
  • metallic taste
  • pain in jaw
  • spondylolisthesis acquired
  • thirst
  • constipation
  • dysphonia - spasmodic
2 - 5 years:
  • cervical spinal stenosis
  • dry eyes
  • fatigue
  • joint pain
  • metallic taste
  • pain in jaw
  • spondylolisthesis acquired
  • thirst
  • muscle cramps aggravated
  • anxiety, apprehension, feeling uptight, jitters, stress, stress and anxiety, tension
5 - 10 years:
  • gerd
  • hallucinations, mixed
  • hot flashes
  • itching
  • acne
  • acne aggravated
  • chest pain
  • dehydration
  • dysphonia - spasmodic
  • erosive oesophagitis
10+ years:
  • adhd
  • migraine with aura
  • peripheral neuropathy
  • heat exhaustion
not specified:
  • nausea
  • abdominal discomfort
  • gallbladder disorder
  • bipolar disorder
  • depression
  • drug toxicity
  • polysubstance dependence
  • substance abuse
  • dehydration
  • headache

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • cervical spinal stenosis
  • dry eyes
  • joint pain
  • metallic taste
  • pain in jaw
  • spondylolisthesis acquired
  • thirst
  • depression
male:
  • anxiety
  • anxiety aggravated
  • aphthous stomatitis
  • decreased appetite
  • dry mouth
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • nasal discomfort
  • nausea
  • nervousness
  • persistent cloaca

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • difficulty in walking
  • dyskinesia
  • fall
  • grunting
  • head injury
  • muscle rigidity
  • renal pain
  • speech disorder
  • tremor
20-29:
  • nausea
  • abdominal discomfort
  • gallbladder disorder
  • skin discoloration - bluish
  • swelling
  • bipolar disorder
  • drug toxicity
  • polysubstance dependence
  • substance abuse
  • anxiety
30-39:
  • tonsillitis
  • vertigo
  • abdominal pain
  • blood urine present
  • chest pain
  • constipation
  • cough
  • dysphagia
  • ear pain
  • edema
40-49:
  • headache
  • abdominal pain upper
  • affect lability
  • arthralgia
  • blood triglycerides abnormal
  • coagulopathy
  • constipation
  • depression
  • diarrhoea
  • disturbance in attention
50-59:
  • cervical spinal stenosis
  • dry eyes
  • fatigue
  • joint pain
  • metallic taste
  • pain in jaw
  • spondylolisthesis acquired
  • thirst
  • depression
  • anxiety, apprehension, feeling uptight, jitters, stress, stress and anxiety, tension

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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