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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 1,136 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

 

 

 

 

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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 Feb, 6, 2015: 1,136 people who take Xanax Xr, Adderall Xr 5 are studied

Xanax Xr, Adderall Xr 5 outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Xanax Xr (alprazolam)
- Adderall Xr 5 (amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Xanax Xr is effective51.52%
(17 of 33 people)
61.29%
(38 of 62 people)
59.09%
(26 of 44 people)
67.65%
(46 of 68 people)
50.62%
(41 of 81 people)
62.50%
(30 of 48 people)
79.17%
(19 of 24 people)
40.00%
(2 of 5 people)
Adderall Xr 5 is effective29.73%
(11 of 37 people)
53.42%
(39 of 73 people)
57.41%
(31 of 54 people)
54.05%
(40 of 74 people)
53.41%
(47 of 88 people)
53.85%
(14 of 26 people)
60.00%
(12 of 20 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
DepressionInsomniaNauseaNauseaDepressionDepressionMemory ImpairmentDepression
Condition AggravatedWeight DecreasedGallbladder InjuryInsomniaAnxietyNauseaDepressionAnxiety
Suicidal IdeationDizzinessTraumatic Lung InjuryDepressionInsomniaAbdominal PainDizzinessInsomnia
FatigueDeathBack PainDiarrhoeaExhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, WearinessSleepinessParanoiaPain
Paraesthesia LipsFatigueDiverticulumAbdominal PainCholecystitis ChronicExhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, WearinessHypersomniaNausea
Slow SpeechNauseaRenal FailureBack PainPainAcneMuscle AtrophyDrug Ineffective
Elevated MoodHigh Blood PressureVomitingVomitingConstipationFatigueHallucinationSomnolence
HepatosplenomegalyHallucinationPainRenal ColicMood SwingsInsomniaExhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, WearinessSuicidal Ideation
Drug ToxicityGerdCalculus UretericDiverticulumPalpitationsWeight IncreasedImpaired Work AbilityFall
Hypoaesthesia LipsIrritabilityFlank PainGallbladder InjuryFatiguePregnancy - Vaginal BleedingHyperhidrosisFeeling Abnormal

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Xanax Xr is effective60.07%
(164 of 273 people)
58.70%
(54 of 92 people)
Adderall Xr 5 is effective50.89%
(143 of 281 people)
57.78%
(52 of 90 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
DepressionInsomnia
AnxietyDrug Ineffective
InsomniaDepression
NauseaOverdose
PainAnxiety
Suicidal IdeationMalaise
FallDizziness
SomnolenceSuicide Attempt
HeadachePanic Attack
FatigueAbnormal Behaviour

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Xanax Xr is effective66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
n/a75.00%
(3 of 4 people)
27.56%
(78 of 283 people)
26.55%
(60 of 226 people)
27.71%
(46 of 166 people)
36.07%
(22 of 61 people)
42.11%
(8 of 19 people)
Adderall Xr 5 is effective25.00%
(1 of 4 people)
n/a100.00%
(4 of 4 people)
20.30%
(67 of 330 people)
26.03%
(63 of 242 people)
19.16%
(32 of 167 people)
37.50%
(24 of 64 people)
16.67%
(4 of 24 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/aCholecystitis ChronicDrug ToxicityDepressionDepressionDepressionCompleted Suicide
PainNauseaInsomniaAnxietyFallDyspnoea
DiarrhoeaDepressionAnxietyInsomniaInsomniaMalaise
Psychomotor HyperactivityPainSuicidal IdeationConstipationPainPruritus
InsomniaAnxietyDrug IneffectiveHeadacheNauseaPain In Extremity
AnxietyFatigueNauseaSuicidal IdeationSomnolenceOedema Peripheral
Suicide AttemptDizzinessOverdosePulmonary EmbolismAnxietyAsthenia
TremorCholecystitis ChronicSuicide AttemptFeeling AbnormalRib FractureArthralgia
NauseaDrug IneffectiveAggressionPainChest PainEye Irritation
PyelonephritisFeeling AbnormalHeadachePyrexiaUrinary IncontinenceAcne

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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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.

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