Review: could Adderall cause High Blood Sugar?


High blood sugar is found among people who take Adderall, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Strattera, and have Autism spectrum disorder . We study 6,863 people who have side effects while taking Adderall from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have High blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood sugar 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 Adderall 26,164 users)

High Blood Sugar

High blood sugar has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 24,063 High blood sugar patients).

On Sep, 21, 2016

6,863 people reported to have side effects when taking Adderall.
Among them, 10 people (0.15%) have High Blood Sugar

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Adderall cause High blood sugar?

Gender of people who have High Blood Sugar when taking Adderall *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have High Blood Sugar when taking Adderall *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 14.29 %
  • 10-19: 14.29 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 57.14 %
  • 50-59: 14.29 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Intervertebral Disc Degeneration (3 people, 30.00%)
  • Mood Swings (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Attention Deficit/hyperactivity Disorder (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (1 person, 10.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Wellbutrin (5 people, 50.00%)
  • Strattera (5 people, 50.00%)
  • Zoloft (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Neurontin (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Klonopin (4 people, 40.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Decreased (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Tremor (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Somnolence (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Hypoglycaemia (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Hyperhidrosis (4 people, 40.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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