Review: could Adderall cause Memory loss?
We study 11,017 people who have side effects while taking Adderall from FDA and social media. Among them, 287 have Memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Memory loss and more.
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Adderall (latest outcomes from 16,634 users) has active ingredients of amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Memory loss (latest reports from 466,795 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 11, 2014: 10,991 people reported to have side effects when taking Adderall. Among them, 284 people (2.58%) have Memory Loss. They amount to 0.06% of all the 465,755 people who have Memory Loss on eHealthMe.
Time on Adderall when people have Memory loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Memory loss||5.26%||22.11%||17.89%||16.84%||24.21%||10.53%||3.16% |
Gender of people who have Memory loss when taking Adderall * :
|Memory loss||72.79%||27.21% |
Age of people who have Memory loss when taking Adderall * :
|Memory loss||0.00%||3.04%||9.51%||17.87%||20.15%||25.10%||18.63%||5.70% |
Severity of Memory loss when taking Adderall ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Memory loss||11.76%||50.00%||35.29%||2.94% |
How people recovered from Memory loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Memory loss||3.12%||3.12%||93.75% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (71 people, 25.00%)
- Depression (69 people, 24.30%)
- Insomnia (40 people, 14.08%)
- Bipolar disorder (30 people, 10.56%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (23 people, 8.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Adderall 10 (131 people, 46.13%)
- Adderall 5 (53 people, 18.66%)
- Ambien (51 people, 17.96%)
- Xanax (36 people, 12.68%)
- Wellbutrin (34 people, 11.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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