Adderall and Kidney failure - from FDA reports
Kidney failure is found among people who take Adderall, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Lyrica, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Kidney failure with Adderall. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 22,329 people who have side effects when taking Adderall from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
22,329 people reported to have side effects when taking Adderall.
Among them, 68 people (0.3%) have Kidney failure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Adderall when people have Kidney failure *:
- < 1 month: 40 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10 %
- 1 - 2 years: 50 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Kidney failure when taking Adderall *:
- female: 56.72 %
- male: 43.28 %
Age of people who have Kidney failure when taking Adderall *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 16.39 %
- 20-29: 16.39 %
- 30-39: 8.2 %
- 40-49: 22.95 %
- 50-59: 13.11 %
- 60+: 22.95 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (10 people, 14.71%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (8 people, 11.76%)
- Stress And Anxiety (6 people, 8.82%)
- Hepatitis C (5 people, 7.35%)
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (10 people, 14.71%)
- Zoloft (9 people, 13.24%)
- Synthroid (9 people, 13.24%)
- Clonazepam (9 people, 13.24%)
- Yasmin (8 people, 11.76%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (16 people, 23.53%)
- Pain (14 people, 20.59%)
- Dehydration (13 people, 19.12%)
- Nausea (12 people, 17.65%)
- Stress And Anxiety (11 people, 16.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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