Review: taking Clonidine and Adderall together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Clonidine and Adderall together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Clonidine and Adderall. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 415 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Clonidine

Clonidine has active ingredients of clonidine. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Clonidine 22,834 users)

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 18,837 users)

On Aug, 26, 2016

415 people who take Clonidine, Adderall are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Clonidine and Adderall drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Clonidine:
  • < 1 month: 11.0% - (1 of 9 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.0% - (4 of 17 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 20.0% - (2 of 10 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 25.0% - (2 of 8 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 60.0% - (6 of 10 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 10+ years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Adderall:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 40.0% - (4 of 10 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 75.0% - (12 of 16 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.0% - (3 of 9 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 63.0% - (7 of 11 people)
  • 10+ years: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Clonidine:
  • female: 35.0% - (12 of 34 people)
  • male: 23.0% - (6 of 26 people)
Adderall:
  • female: 50.0% - (18 of 36 people)
  • male: 57.0% - (16 of 28 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Clonidine:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 10-19: 8.0% - (1 of 12 people)
  • 20-29: 33.0% - (7 of 21 people)
  • 30-39: 11.0% - (1 of 9 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (6 of 12 people)
  • 50-59: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Adderall:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 10-19: 42.0% - (6 of 14 people)
  • 20-29: 61.0% - (13 of 21 people)
  • 30-39: 45.0% - (5 of 11 people)
  • 40-49: 58.0% - (7 of 12 people)
  • 50-59: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • blood pressure decreased
  • blood pressure increased
  • elevated liver enzymes
  • endocrine disorder
  • hallucination
  • mental status changes
  • neurological infection
  • pancreatitis chronic
  • paranoia
  • vision blurred
1 - 6 months:
  • anxiety
  • tremor
  • emotional disorder
  • restlessness
  • sleeplessness
  • tinnitus
  • persistent cloaca
  • vertigo
  • anxiety aggravated
  • depression aggravated
6 - 12 months:
  • incontinence - urinary
  • urinary tract infection
  • constipation
  • dry mouth
  • headache
  • mucous stools
  • muscle weakness
  • neck pain
  • acne
  • alopecia areata
1 - 2 years:
  • convulsion
  • death
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hyperglycaemia
  • ketonuria
  • libido decreased
  • low egfr
  • muscle atrophy
  • tremor
  • anxiety
2 - 5 years:
  • myocarditis bacterial
  • pharyngitis streptococcal
  • sudden death
  • malaise
  • prescribed overdose
  • temperature regulation disorder
  • weight gain
  • addiction - drug
  • blurred vision
  • bruise
5 - 10 years:
  • irritability
  • anxiety disorder
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • high potassium
  • lethargy
  • muscle weakness
  • panic attack
  • tolerance decreased
  • appetite decreased
  • erectile dysfunction
10+ years:
  • erectile dysfunction
  • elevated liver enzymes
  • endocrine disorder
  • hemangioma of the liver
  • neurological infection
  • pancreatitis chronic
  • panic attack
  • social phobia
not specified:
  • aggression
  • weight increased
  • insomnia
  • abnormal behaviour
  • convulsion
  • anxiety
  • agitation
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • suicidal ideation

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • tremor
  • insomnia
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • vomiting
  • arthralgia
  • constipation
  • tardive dyskinesia
male:
  • aggression
  • convulsion
  • weight increased
  • abnormal behaviour
  • anxiety
  • agitation
  • depression
  • insomnia
  • diabetes mellitus
  • homicidal ideation

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • aggression
  • convulsion
  • agitation
  • extrapyramidal disorder
  • foaming at mouth
  • tardive dyskinesia
2-9:
  • abnormal behaviour
  • aggression
  • weight increased
  • convulsion
  • insomnia
  • drug ineffective
  • malignant hypertension
  • screaming
  • tremor
  • bipolar disorder
10-19:
  • aggression
  • convulsion
  • diabetes mellitus
  • suicidal ideation
  • hyperglycaemia
  • agitation
  • death
  • diabetic ketoacidosis
  • homicidal ideation
  • ketonuria
20-29:
  • anxiety
  • tremor
  • emotional disorder
  • restlessness
  • sleeplessness
  • tinnitus
  • abnormal behaviour
  • aggression
  • loss of consciousness
  • blood pressure increased
30-39:
  • memory impairment
  • night sweats
  • anxiety aggravated
  • depression aggravated
  • dizziness aggravated
  • insomnia exacerbated
  • vertigo
  • completed suicide
  • abdominal pain
  • anxiety
40-49:
  • completed suicide
  • chest pain
  • depression
  • erectile dysfunction
  • abnormal faeces
  • constipation
  • dyspnoea
  • irritability
  • loss of consciousness
  • pain in extremity
50-59:
  • fatigue
  • muscle atrophy
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • constipation
  • dyspnoea
  • hypoaesthesia
  • insomnia
  • paraesthesia
  • libido decreased
60+:
  • hyperhidrosis
  • loss of consciousness
  • nausea
  • abulia
  • accidental overdose
  • anger
  • anxiety
  • asthenia
  • bladder discomfort
  • blood glucose decreased

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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