Review: could Adderall cause Impotence?


Summary

Impotence is found among people who take Adderall, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder . We study 6,863 people who have side effects while taking Adderall from FDA and social media. Among them, 30 have Impotence. Find out below who they are, when they have Impotence and more.

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Adderall

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 24,073 users)

Impotence

Impotence (powerlessness) has been reported by people with drug effect decreased, drug ineffective, optic ischaemic neuropathy, chest pain, high blood pressure (latest reports from 47,290 Impotence patients).

On Sep, 16, 2016

6,863 people reported to have side effects when taking Adderall.
Among them, 30 people (0.44%) have Impotence


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Adderall cause Impotence?

Time on Adderall when people have Impotence *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 40 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 20 %
  • 10+ years: 20 %

Gender of people who have Impotence when taking Adderall *:

  • female: 13.33 %
  • male: 86.67 %

Age of people who have Impotence when taking Adderall *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 23.81 %
  • 30-39: 19.05 %
  • 40-49: 14.29 %
  • 50-59: 23.81 %
  • 60+: 19.05 %

Severity if Impotence when taking Adderall **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Impotence **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Attention Deficit/hyperactivity Disorder (11 people, 36.67%)
  • Depression (6 people, 20.00%)
  • Anxiety (6 people, 20.00%)
  • Erectile Dysfunction (4 people, 13.33%)
  • Alopecia (4 people, 13.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Propecia (5 people, 16.67%)
  • Cymbalta (5 people, 16.67%)
  • Cialis (4 people, 13.33%)
  • Ativan (4 people, 13.33%)
  • Ambien (4 people, 13.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Depression (10 people, 33.33%)
  • Anxiety (10 people, 33.33%)
  • Libido Decreased (6 people, 20.00%)
  • Back Pain (6 people, 20.00%)
  • Drug Ineffective (4 people, 13.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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