Review: taking Xanax Xr and Adderall Xr 5 together
Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Xanax Xr and Adderall Xr 5 together.
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Xanax Xr and Adderall Xr 5. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,132 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
Xanax Xr has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 686 Xanax Xr users) Adderall xr 5 has active ingredients of amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from 333 Adderall xr 5 users)
What are the drugs
Xanax Xr has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 686 Xanax Xr users)
Adderall xr 5 has active ingredients of amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from 333 Adderall xr 5 users)
On Jan, 2, 2015: 1,132 people who take Xanax Xr, Adderall Xr 5 are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Xanax Xr (alprazolam)
- Adderall Xr 5 (amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate)
Drug effectiveness over time :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Xanax Xr is effective||53.12%|
(17 of 32 people)
(38 of 62 people)
(26 of 44 people)
(46 of 67 people)
(41 of 81 people)
(30 of 48 people)
(18 of 23 people)
(2 of 5 people)
|Adderall Xr 5 is effective||29.73%|
(11 of 37 people)
(39 of 73 people)
(30 of 53 people)
(40 of 74 people)
(47 of 88 people)
(14 of 26 people)
(11 of 18 people)
(2 of 3 people)
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Condition Aggravated||Weight Decreased||Gallbladder Injury||Insomnia||Anxiety||Nausea||Hallucination||Anxiety|
|Suicidal Ideation||Dizziness||Traumatic Lung Injury||Depression||Insomnia||Abdominal Pain||Dizziness||Insomnia|
|Fatigue||Death||Diverticulum||Diarrhoea||Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness||Sleepiness||Depression||Pain|
|Paraesthesia Lips||Fatigue||Back Pain||Abdominal Pain||Cholecystitis Chronic||Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness||Memory Impairment||Nausea|
|Drug Toxicity||Nausea||Renal Failure||Back Pain||Pain||Acne||Hypersomnia||Drug Ineffective|
|Elevated Mood||High Blood Pressure||Pyelonephritis||Vomiting||Constipation||Fatigue||Muscle Atrophy||Somnolence|
|Slow Speech||Hallucination||Pain||Renal Colic||Mood Swings||Insomnia||Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness||Fall|
|Hepatosplenomegaly||Gerd||Calculus Ureteric||Diverticulum||Palpitations||Weight Increased||Headache||Suicidal Ideation|
|Tongue Tie||Irritability||Flank Pain||Gallbladder Injury||Fatigue||Pregnancy - Vaginal Bleeding||Glossodynia||Feeling Abnormal|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
|Xanax Xr is effective||60.37%|
(163 of 270 people)
(54 of 92 people)
|Adderall Xr 5 is effective||50.72%|
(141 of 278 people)
(52 of 90 people)
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
Drug effectiveness by age :
|Xanax Xr is effective||66.67%|
(2 of 3 people)
(3 of 4 people)
(78 of 283 people)
(60 of 225 people)
(46 of 166 people)
(21 of 59 people)
(8 of 19 people)
|Adderall Xr 5 is effective||25.00%|
(1 of 4 people)
(4 of 4 people)
(67 of 330 people)
(62 of 241 people)
(32 of 167 people)
(23 of 62 people)
(4 of 24 people)
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|n/a||n/a||Cholecystitis Chronic||Drug Toxicity||Depression||Depression||Depression||Completed Suicide|
|Psychomotor Hyperactivity||Pain||Suicidal Ideation||Constipation||Somnolence||Pruritus|
|Insomnia||Anxiety||Drug Ineffective||Headache||Pain||Pain In Extremity|
|Anxiety||Fatigue||Overdose||Suicidal Ideation||Nausea||Oedema Peripheral|
|Suicide Attempt||Dizziness||Suicide Attempt||Pulmonary Embolism||Anxiety||Asthenia|
|Tremor||Cholecystitis Chronic||Nausea||Feeling Abnormal||Chest Pain||Arthralgia|
|Nausea||Drug Ineffective||Aggression||Pain||Rib Fracture||Eye Irritation|
|Pyelonephritis||Feeling Abnormal||Headache||Pyrexia||Urinary Incontinence||Acne|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Aches all over
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anonymousXuka on Aug, 16, 2014:
Have you ever had a fall or injure to the head? (I never had it) but I can relate to you. Because I had a dog that gave birth to these 5 puppies. One of the puppies that I gave away later had continues epilepsy. I later found out that the dog's owner abuse her a lot (hitting in the head.) But none of other 5 or the mom or dad had it (I own the mom & dad). The owner ended up giving the dog away to get killed. I had to go the shelter to take the dog back. One thing I noticed that the dog would get seizure whenever she heard loud noises (like my mom yelling) couple hours prior that. May be you could try to figure out if there was any pattern that could help you to prevent the seizures from happening. Some people think it's silly but one thing helps me going through difficult times is to focus on the positives by listening to the audio "The Secret" & "The Power" from Rhonda Burne. I hope you can get cured soon; miracles do happen. I wish you all the best.
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Xanax Xr (alprazolam) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Adderall Xr 5 (amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate) is often used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Xanax xr is used in:
- Adderall xr 5 is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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- Adderall xr 5 alternatives:
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