A study for a 24 year old woman who takes Adderall - from FDA reports


2,642 females aged 24 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 24 year old female patient who has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (Adhd). The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 30, 2018

2,642 females aged 24 (±5) who take Adderall are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Adderall for a 24-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 24
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (Adhd)
  • Drugs taken:
    • Adderall (amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Headache (pain in head)
  3. Vision blurred
  4. Irritability
  5. Nausea and vomiting
1 - 6 months:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Dizziness
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Stress and anxiety
6 - 12 months:
  1. Stress and anxiety
  2. Injury
  3. Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
  4. Deep venous thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)
  5. Pain
1 - 2 years:
  1. Pain
  2. Nausea and vomiting
  3. Diarrhea
  4. Gallbladder injury
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Pain
  2. Injury
  3. Stress and anxiety
  4. Emotional distress
  5. Cholecystitis chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Stress and anxiety
  2. Pain
  3. Bipolar disorder (mood disorder)
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  5. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
10+ years:
  1. Injury
  2. Pain
  3. Emotional distress
  4. Uterine perforation (accidental puncture of the uterus)
  5. Drug ineffective
not specified:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Stress and anxiety
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  4. Pain
  5. Dizziness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Birth Control : 417 people, 15.78%
  2. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 267 people, 10.11%
  3. Stress And Anxiety : 169 people, 6.40%
  4. Drowsiness : 93 people, 3.52%
  5. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 90 people, 3.41%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Xyrem (582 people, 22.03%)
  2. Yaz (171 people, 6.47%)
  3. Xanax (170 people, 6.43%)
  4. Yasmin (163 people, 6.17%)
  5. Lamictal (125 people, 4.73%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

You are not alone:

What are the drugs?

  • 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 37,474 users)

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