Review: could Adderall cause Diarrhea?
Summary: Diarrhea could be caused by Adderall, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Adderall 10, and have Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
We study 10,815 people who have side effects while taking Adderall from FDA and social media. Among them, 220 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.
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On Apr, 10, 2014: 10,566 people reported to have side effects when taking Adderall. Among them, 220 people (2.08%) have Diarrhea. They amount to 0.02% of all the 1,087,682 people who have Diarrhea on eHealthMe.
Time on Adderall when people have Diarrhea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Adderall * :
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Adderall * :
Severity of Diarrhea when taking Adderall ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (52 people, 23.64%)
- Depression (37 people, 16.82%)
- Metastases to bone (19 people, 8.64%)
- Pain (16 people, 7.27%)
- Anxiety (15 people, 6.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Adderall 10 (100 people, 45.45%)
- Adderall 5 (51 people, 23.18%)
- Prilosec (40 people, 18.18%)
- Cymbalta (38 people, 17.27%)
- Prevacid (35 people, 15.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Adderall (amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate) is often used for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Find out below the conditions Adderall is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (6 months ago):
Had pneumonia. Was given 6 sample pills of antibiotics (heavy duty) but don't know name. Recovered from pneumonia I thought but a week to two week later went on a trip and had severe diarrhea, bloating, throwing up, now constipated and then spotted (having period with cramps but had an ablation so not bleeding. I look 6 months pregnant. Now constipated severely bloated, fullness, severely fatigued, yuk! I'm back home and after 7 days of this, I still feel no better.
From this study (12 months ago):
nausea and vomiting upon eating in the morning after taking first dose of adderall (20 mg), propranolol and prilosec and ALWAYS following consumption of small amount of food. sometimes subsides throughout day, depending on what I eat and when.
nausea vomiting - almost daily since increase in stress and anxiety, accompanied by increased occurrence of panic attacks.
From this study (2 years ago):
This drug has ruined my life. I am only 26 years old and I am rapidly gaining weight, am going through premature menopause, and cannot have children. All this has happened since I have GONE OFF THE DRUG. Do not take this drug.
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