A study for a 26 year old man who takes Adderall 20 - from FDA reports


1,255 males aged 26 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 26 year old male patient who has Narcolepsy. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.



On May, 15, 2018

1,255 males aged 26 (±5) who take Adderall 20 are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Adderall 20 for a 26-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 26
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Narcolepsy
  • Drugs taken:
    • Adderall 20 (amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Hand Tremor: 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Sleep Issues(sleep problems): 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Wrist Pain: 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Narcolepsy(brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Trichotillomania(the compulsive urge to pull out (and in some cases, eat) one's own hair leading to noticeable hair loss, distress): 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Stress And Anxiety: 5 (0.4% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Male Pattern Baldness(hair is lost in a well-defined pattern in male): 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Chronic Depression(long lasting stress state of low mood): 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Fatigue - Chronic(long feeling of tiredness): 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Orthostatic Hypotension(a medical condition consisting of a sudden decrease in blood pressure when a person stands up): 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Bulimia Nervosa(eating disorder characterized by recurrent binge eating, followed by compensatory behaviours): 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Distractibility(inability to sustain one's attention): 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Somnolence(a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep): 2 (0.16% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Hypersomnia(excessive daytime sleepiness (eds)): 2 (0.16% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Bunion(a painful swelling on the first joint of the big toe): 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Dry Mouth: 1 (0.08% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Lumbar Pain(pain in lower back): 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Body Dysmorphic Disorder(type of mental illness): 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Premature Ejaculation: 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Teeth Grinding And Clenching(a condition in which you grind, gnash or clench your teeth): 0 (0% of males aged 26 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Headache (pain in head)
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Irritability
  4. Heart rate increased
  5. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Stress and anxiety
  3. Weight decreased
  4. Aggression
  5. Feeling abnormal
6 - 12 months:
  1. Headache (pain in head)
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Mydriasis (a dilation of the pupil)
  4. Drug abuse and dependence
  5. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Stress and anxiety
  2. Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)
  3. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)
  4. Psychotic disorder
  5. Suicidal ideation
2 - 5 years:
  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  2. Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)
  3. Weight decreased
  4. Heart attack
  5. Delusion (a false belief or opinion)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  2. Fear
  3. Overdose
  4. Panic disorder
  5. Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind)
10+ years:
  1. Curvature of the penis
  2. Libido disorder (a sexual dysfunction relating to loss of sexual desire)
  3. Erection problems
not specified:
  1. Drug abuse and dependence
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Stress and anxiety
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
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Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 68 people, 5.42%
  2. Stress And Anxiety : 39 people, 3.11%
  3. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 38 people, 3.03%
  4. Drowsiness : 26 people, 2.07%
  5. Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 26 people, 2.07%
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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Xyrem (175 people, 13.94%)
  2. Humira (49 people, 3.90%)
  3. Alprazolam (45 people, 3.59%)
  4. Xanax (44 people, 3.51%)
  5. Lamictal (41 people, 3.27%)
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* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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What are the drugs?

  • Adderall 20 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 20 2,478 users)

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