Adderall and Bipolar i disorder - from FDA reports

Bipolar i disorder is found among people who take Adderall, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old also take medication Xyrem, and have Sleep disorder. This study 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 Aug, 21, 2018

22,329 people reported to have side effects when taking Adderall.
Among them, 12 people (0.05%) have Bipolar i disorder

Number of reports submitted per year:

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Gender of people who have Bipolar i disorder when taking Adderall *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Bipolar i disorder when taking Adderall *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 25.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 50.0 %
  • 40-49: 12.5 %
  • 50-59: 12.5 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 3 people, 25.00%
  2. Sleep Disorder: 3 people, 25.00%
  3. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 2 people, 16.67%
  4. Pain: 2 people, 16.67%
  5. Joint Pain: 1 person, 8.33%
  6. Birth Control: 1 person, 8.33%
  7. Breast Cancer: 1 person, 8.33%
  8. Diabetes: 1 person, 8.33%
  9. Hallucination, Auditory (perceiving sounds without auditory stimulus): 1 person, 8.33%
  10. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 1 person, 8.33%
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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lamictal: 4 people, 33.33%
  2. Xyrem: 4 people, 33.33%
  3. Nexium: 3 people, 25.00%
  4. Depakote: 3 people, 25.00%
  5. Abilify: 3 people, 25.00%
  6. Risperdal: 3 people, 25.00%
  7. Colace: 2 people, 16.67%
  8. Cymbalta: 2 people, 16.67%
  9. Amlodipine: 2 people, 16.67%
  10. Flonase: 2 people, 16.67%
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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Indigestion: 3 people, 25.00%
  2. Abdominal Pain: 2 people, 16.67%
  3. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: 2 people, 16.67%
  4. Diabetes: 2 people, 16.67%
  5. Menopausal Symptoms: 2 people, 16.67%
  6. Sinus Tachycardia (a heart rhythm with elevated rate of impulses originating from the sinoatrial node): 2 people, 16.67%
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 2 people, 16.67%
  8. Disturbance In Attention: 2 people, 16.67%
  9. Epicondylitis (tennis elbow): 2 people, 16.67%
  10. Stress And Anxiety: 2 people, 16.67%
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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