Review: could Adderall cause Anxiety (Stress and anxiety)?
Summary: Anxiety is found among people who take Adderall, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Adderall 10, and have Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
We study 11,319 people who have side effects while taking Adderall from FDA and social media. Among them, 664 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.
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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 16,972 Adderall users)
Anxiety has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 212,791 Anxiety patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 11,319 people reported to have side effects when taking Adderall. Among them, 664 people (5.87%) have Anxiety.
Time on Adderall when people have Anxiety * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Adderall * :
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Adderall * :
Severity of Anxiety when taking Adderall ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Anxiety ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (224 people, 33.73%)
- Depression (154 people, 23.19%)
- Anxiety (68 people, 10.24%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (49 people, 7.38%)
- Pain (45 people, 6.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Adderall 10 (280 people, 42.17%)
- Adderall 5 (177 people, 26.66%)
- Adderall xr 10 (88 people, 13.25%)
- Klonopin (87 people, 13.10%)
- Xanax (85 people, 12.80%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Adderall 20, Suboxone for a 32-year old woman with ADD, Drug Addiction. The patient has Loss Of Smell, Vaginal Discharge
- A study of drug interactions between Naproxen Sodium And Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, Celexa for a 42-year old woman with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Anxiety. The patient has Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Anxiety And Stress
- A study of drug interactions between Ritalin, Concerta, Naproxen, Verapamil Hydrochloride, Zolmitriptan, Sumatriptan for a 25-year old man with ADHD, Migraine. The patient has Anxiety, Depression, Libido Increased, Erectile Dysfunction
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