Review: could Adderall cause Sudden death (Death)?
Summary: Sudden death is found among people who take Adderall, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Adderall 10, and have Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
We study 11,350 people who have side effects while taking Adderall from FDA and social media. Among them, 77 have Sudden death. Find out below who they are, when they have Sudden death 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 17,024 Adderall users)
Sudden death (latest reports from 177,493 Sudden death patients)
On Apr, 5, 2015: 11,350 people reported to have side effects when taking Adderall. Among them, 77 people (0.68%) have Sudden Death.
Time on Adderall when people have Sudden death * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sudden death||4.35%||26.09%||0.00%||47.83%||13.04%||8.70%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sudden death when taking Adderall * :
|Sudden death||24.72%||75.28% |
Age of people who have Sudden death when taking Adderall * :
|Sudden death||0.00%||0.00%||35.71%||20.00%||22.86%||8.57%||7.14%||5.71% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (43 people, 55.84%)
- Aggression (13 people, 16.88%)
- Bipolar disorder (9 people, 11.69%)
- Insomnia (8 people, 10.39%)
- Oppositional defiant disorder (8 people, 10.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Adderall 10 (58 people, 75.32%)
- Risperdal (29 people, 37.66%)
- Seroquel (29 people, 37.66%)
- Effexor (22 people, 28.57%)
- Prozac (20 people, 25.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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