Review: taking Adderall and Vitamin c together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Adderall and Vitamin c together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Adderall and Vitamin c. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 91 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Adderall

Adderall 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 18,354 users)

Vitamin C

Vitamin c has active ingredients of l-ascorbic acid. It is often used in vitamin supplementation. (latest outcomes from Vitamin c 5,003 users)

On Aug, 19, 2016

91 people who take Adderall, Vitamin C are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Adderall and Vitamin c drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Adderall:
  • < 1 month: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 40.0% - (4 of 10 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)
  • 10+ years: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Vitamin C:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 14.0% - (1 of 7 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Adderall:
  • female: 42.0% - (11 of 26 people)
  • male: 42.0% - (3 of 7 people)
Vitamin C:
  • female: 33.0% - (6 of 18 people)
  • male: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Adderall:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 33.0% - (3 of 9 people)
  • 30-39: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 50-59: 57.0% - (4 of 7 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
Vitamin C:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 42.0% - (3 of 7 people)
  • 30-39: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • dry eyes aggravated
  • mouth dry aggravated
1 - 6 months:
  • increased tendency to bruise
  • menstruation irregular
  • middle insomnia
  • migraine
  • mineral supplementation
  • stress
  • sweating - excessive
6 - 12 months:
  • feeling jittery
  • heat illness
  • tachycardia
  • cough
  • edema - peripheral, peripheral edema
  • fatigue
  • implant site bruising
  • itching
  • menstruation irregular
  • neck pain
1 - 2 years:
  • fatigue
  • feeling jittery
  • heat illness
  • tachycardia
  • autoimmune disorder
  • back pain - low
  • cough
  • dermatitis simplex erythematosa
  • finger pain
  • joint warmth
2 - 5 years:
  • menstruation irregular
  • fatigue
  • autoimmune disorder
  • back pain - low
  • dermatitis simplex erythematosa
  • finger pain
  • gallstones
  • implant site bruising
  • increased tendency to bruise
  • joint warmth
5 - 10 years:
  • sweating - excessive
10+ years:
  • blood pressure increased
  • carbohydrate craving
  • cardiac flutter
  • gallstones
  • heart rate increased
  • heat cramps
  • itching scar
  • joint sprain
  • petechiae
  • short-term memory loss
not specified:
  • nausea
  • fall
  • back pain
  • pain
  • diarrhoea
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • anxiety
  • abdominal pain upper
  • aortic arteriosclerosis
  • atelectasis

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • back pain
  • diarrhoea
  • pain in extremity
  • fatigue
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • anaemia
  • fall
  • flushing
male:
  • fall
  • cough
  • gait disturbance
  • wheezing
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • insomnia
  • somnolence
  • urinary tract infection
  • abdominal pain upper

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • dry eyes aggravated
  • mouth dry aggravated
20-29:
  • anhedonia
  • arthralgia
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cholelithiasis
  • crying
  • emotional distress
  • fear of disease
  • headache
  • injury
  • joint stiffness
30-39:
  • menstruation irregular
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • feeling jittery
  • heat illness
  • hot flash
  • lightheadedness
  • tachycardia
  • autoimmune disorder
40-49:
  • pain in extremity
  • sweating - excessive
  • back pain
  • blood calcium increased
  • breast cancer female
  • breast hyperplasia
  • breast neoplasm
  • coronary artery disease
  • death
  • drug abuse
50-59:
  • pyrexia
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • abdominal pain upper
  • back pain
  • cough
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • neck pain
  • pain
  • abscess
60+:
  • anaemia
  • anxiety
  • diarrhoea
  • fall
  • hypertension
  • swelling
  • aortic arteriosclerosis
  • atelectasis
  • back pain
  • blood creatinine increased

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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