Adderall and Sudden death - from FDA reports


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 Seroquel, and have Insomnia. This review analyzes which people have Sudden death 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, 22, 2017

22,329 people reported to have side effects when taking Adderall.
Among them, 127 people (0.57%) have Sudden death


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Adderall cause Sudden death?

Time on Adderall when people have Sudden death *:

  • < 1 month: 6.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 40.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 20.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 13.33 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Sudden death when taking Adderall *:

  • female: 35.59 %
  • male: 64.41 %

Age of people who have Sudden death when taking Adderall *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 25.51 %
  • 20-29: 14.29 %
  • 30-39: 15.31 %
  • 40-49: 17.35 %
  • 50-59: 8.16 %
  • 60+: 19.39 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Insomnia (11 people, 8.66%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (8 people, 6.30%)
  • Bipolar Disorder (8 people, 6.30%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (7 people, 5.51%)
  • Cataplexy (7 people, 5.51%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (17 people, 13.39%)
  • Risperdal (15 people, 11.81%)
  • Xyrem (11 people, 8.66%)
  • Xanax (11 people, 8.66%)
  • Prozac (11 people, 8.66%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (10 people, 7.87%)
  • Convulsion (9 people, 7.09%)
  • Drug Abuse And Dependence (8 people, 6.30%)
  • Drowsiness (7 people, 5.51%)
  • Insomnia (6 people, 4.72%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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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 32,746 users)

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