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  1. Adderall, give me back my tears!!! 29th August 2007
    ... lots of water to keep your body hydrated - I take Adderall too and one of the side effects is dry mouth so maybe...
    ... Adderall ...isn't that the stuff that contains an aspertame ... it. It contained Aspertame! I will never ever take Adderall again...I need to be able to think, solve problems...
    ... [QUOTE=sirp;3187434] Adderall ...isn't that the stuff that contains an aspertame ... -type chemical in it? Actually, no, Adderall does not contain aspartame. The fact that you see ... mean that it is, in any way, related to aspartame. ADDERALL XR contains the neutral sulfate salts of dextroamphetamine...

  2. Adderall Question? 29th August 2007
    ... any other meds or have any other medical issues? Adderall is an amphetamine so maybe they are wanting to make ... or something like that? Not to mention........ Adderall may not be the "answer" for you and you might have...
    ... I've been taking adderall for a few months now and it took me a while to get...
    ... isn't really a factor in determining the dosage of Adderall or the methylphenidates. It would be nice if it were ... is that these drugs are stored in the fat cells. Adderall & the methylphenidates aren't stored in the body ...

  3. Daytrana Patch??? 26th August 2007
    ... I am very glad that you stopped your daughter's adderall abuse before it turned into an extreme addiction like...
    ... has the same warnings of abuse and addiction that adderall does. That concerns me because i remember what adderall...
    ... patch shortly have it came out. He is 14 and has tried Adderall (3 years) and Concerta. He LOVED the patch. He ... smooth" feeling. No ups and downs that can come with Adderall . Also, there was NO rebounding. Something we dealt...

  4. Disability 23rd August 2007
    ... had him tested for Asperger's Syndrome. He's been on Adderall XR since 5 yrs old (moved up to 25 mg around 6 yrs ... also aware that by the time he gets off the bus, the Adderall XR is out of his system. He started having full blown...

  5. What to do? 22nd August 2007
    ... inattentive type ADHD would respond better to amphetamines ( Adderall ). Ritalin responders possible having polymorphisms...

  6. Do you think I have ADD? 22nd August 2007
    ... know! by the way, i also have ADD and take 20 mgs of adderall twice a day....

  7. Does lack of sleep cancel out Adderall effects? 15th August 2007
    ... Ritalin and Adderall have about the same effects, and I've taken both. ... Adderall is a little more intense, but when I say "Adderall ... sleep question: If you do not get enough sleep Adderall /Ritalin's effectiveness is fine, except for the length ... hours, which is healthy and you wake up and take an Adderall (yay!) and its effects last about 4-5 hours. The next ... wake up absolutely exhausted... If you didn't take an Adderall right now you'd just go back to bed... well take your ... normal dose of Adderall because it'll get you through about 2-3 hours before ... just short of or later than 24 hours, and you take an Adderall /Ritalin you will probably hallucinate and freak out ... . As for your question on whether food affects Adderall or not: Yes it does! If you do not eat... Adderall ... with citric acid in it, say goodbye to the effects of Adderall by about 30-40 percent (only my experience). But it ... is a fact that foods with Citric Acid affect Adderall and does not allow it to flow into the bloodstream ... . Do not drink Soda with Adderall if it has Caffeine in it... Caffeine with Adderall ... Insomnia. Also soda dries your mouth out, and since Adderall and Ritalin both do, that makes for a gross mouth...
    ... and stiff. It was definitely not cool. I take Adderall and I'm very new to it, but in the 6 weeks I've been ... for some reason). Anyway, the next day I felt my adderall was not doing it's thing, so it makes sense (to me...

  8. I really need some help.................. 15th August 2007
    ... diagnosed with ADHD - combined type. She was first put on Adderall and did not tolerate it well, then switched to Focalin ... she was reading. Her doctor added 5 milligrams of Adderall back to the Strattera and so far so good. I think ... side effect of the Strattera? I know it isn't the Adderall because she was doing it before she was put on the ... Adderall . She has never had this problem before. I do not...

  9. Tell My Daughter She's Not The Only One!!!!! 13th August 2007
    ... named "concerta". oops.... had no idea! i got on adderall over 10 years ago, and have only ever used adderall ... since (except once when i used the adderall XR, and once when i used generic adderall and hated...
    ... It gets confusing since there is Adderall and Adderall XR, Ritalin and Ritalin SR. But, both Concerta and...
    ... kinds till we found what was best for her. Which was Adderall , I took it also. Make sure there are no other conditons...

  10. Adderall's effect on ADD versus non-ADD 10th August 2007
    ... Hi again! I have another question for any Adderall users out there or those with a knowledge of the effect ... of stimulants on ADD. I've read a lot about how Adderall will "speed up" a non-ADD person but sort of serve ... that can be sometimes, lol). So I was prescribed Adderall as a "non-ADD" patient to use for fatigue and cognitive ... issues. But Adderall doesn't give me any type of energy or wired feeling ... and have to start over. (That was before I took my Adderall .) Is it possible I have a form of undiagnosed ADD ... and that is why Adderall , instead of working to improve my severe fatigue,...
    ... all of us but there isn't. Once you go above 40mg of Adderall the long term risks increase significantly. Best advise ... his/her directives. Perhaps mixing a lower dose of Adderall with Provigil will work for you. But I'm the blind ... the blind. Talk to your pdoc. The notion that Adderall has a unique effect on ADHDers is nonsense. Some people...
    ... desperate1, I cannot speak about Adderall as I have no experience with it. You sound exactly ... people with symptoms similar to yours may find that Adderall doesn't work at all for them, and they may even find ... I hope others can give you more information about Adderall . You might find that looking up the word Adderall...
    ... Hi again! I have another question for any Adderall users out there or those with a knowledge of the effect ... of stimulants on ADD. I've read a lot about how Adderall will "speed up" a non-ADD person but sort of serve...
    ... high. Hence I've always felt like a giant fraud. Adderall was given to me for fatigue, but in the back of my ... I want to ask something about your experience with Adderall , but I don't want to take up space on the ADD board ... rational and unbiased things to offer! (When it comes to adderall , I find that unbiased advice is not as easy to come...

  11. Lexapro + Adderall; A great combo for me! 8th August 2007
    ... motivation. [[COLOR="Red"]removed] My Pdoc suggested Adderall as a way to conteract my lack of motivation, sexual ... centrating and focusing at work. My doctor added 10mg of Adderall IR 2x per day. This has helped my motivation tremendously ... much. My Pdoc thinks I will need a higher dose of Adderall to help with concentration. I'm not going to lie, ... I love the increased motivation from the Adderall ! Does this effect last? Is 10mg of Adderall IR ... dose? I am worried, Will I become addicted to Adderall or develop a tolerance? I have been taking medication ... vacations (only with the Adderall ) on the weekends so I don't develop a tolerance. Is ... develop a tolerance and have to keep upping my dose of Adderall to high levels! Any comments??...
    ... Lexapro attention deficit problems respond similarly to Adderall as ADHD, then, yes, a higher dose MAY help. How ... your brain a chance to recover. You may not need Adderall once you resume the Lex since your dopamine levels...

  12. Unsure Whether to Medicate for ADD When Comorbid with Bipolar 6th August 2007
    ... recently scheduled a pdoc appointment to get herself some Adderall which she admits to using in college. My 16 year...
    ... ADHD and was told that abrasive Stimulants (Ritalin, Adderall ) would trigger symptoms and should stay away from ... well, my doctor is now contemplating on putting me on Adderall . SGH...

  13. Chewing Adderall XR?? 6th August 2007
    ... become ineffective? I read somewhere that if you crush adderall XR up it becomes ineffective to prevent abuse.. I...

  14. Adderall Advice 3rd August 2007
    ... want to talk to your doc about possibly dexadrine or Adderall XR. good luck...
    ... you so much for your reply! Does anyone else have adderall experience to share or answers to my questions?...
    ... Hi, if you aren't ADD/ADHD than adderall will have a different effect on you than someone who...
    ... suffering. It's interesting to me that your doc chose Adderall for you; I would think that Provigil would be a more ... REALLY watch your symptoms in relation to each dose of Adderall . In fact, it would probably be useful if you kept ... little while. The reason I suggest that is this. Adderall actually peaks at about 3 hours. It's unlikely that ... worse rather than better, it may well be that the Adderall is actually making you more tired. I know you ... are convinced that you are rapidly metabolizing the Adderall and that it is wearing off at three hours. It would...
    ... journal thing. I did not respond because your use of Adderall for CFS and Fibro Mialgia is well beyond by scope...
    ... kids.} Desperate1, consider the notion that the Adderall makes you more tired rather than less. It does alot...
    ... would never in a million years have considered that Adderall could make me more tired, because all of my research ... narcolepsy. Also, after an hour or hour and a half on adderall I get a short, not very intense lift in energy and...
    ... This is all assuming that you are taking plain Adderall and not Adderall XR - there's a big difference....
    ... sentence or two. Arrows are much easier. I take regular Adderall , not XR. Saw the same slight improvement on 10 mg ... around 2 hours as I do with 40 mg. It's probably that Adderall is not right for me, but I just want to make sure...
    ... and not what you have. It's also true, though, that Adderall isn't normally prescribed for what you have. It seems...
    ... Great advice! I've been on both Adderall and Provigil and had similar questions. I created...
    ... Great advice! I've been on both Adderall and Provigil and had similar questions. I created...
    ... Desperate1 I am in the same boat as you. I don't take Adderall for ADD/ADHD but for the fatigue associated with the ... look into them. I wouldn't just keep increasing the Adderall though only b/c the fibro has the fatigue associated...
    ... way my doctors talk you'd think it was "take this adderall and you'll be normal like you used to be again." ... liining then, right? Do you mind if I ask how much adderall you take and how long you've been on it? Do you see ... my brother has ADD and his doc has never mentioned adderall . Yet here I am being handed the stuff like it's no...
    ... cleared up my skin, lol. Today I'm trying to space my adderall out to 4x a day instead of 3 to see what happens....
    ... Desperate1 - The Adderall is not a magic energy pill no matter how much we wish ... wake up and pills to go to sleep. ;) I do like the Adderall and am happy if it only last 4 hours b/c that is 4...
    ... agree with the generic versus the brand name on the Adderall . My son was diagnosed with ADD years ago and his...
    ... I've been on Adderall for ADD for about 2 years. I took the regular for ... winning. I could easily take a nap anytime after the Adderall , and in fact frequently do come home on my lunch break...
    ... [QUOTE=seriousperson;3150508]I've been on Adderall for ADD for about 2 years. I took the regular for ... winning. I could easily take a nap anytime after the Adderall , and in fact frequently do come home on my lunch break...
    ... of cocktails you are on.In the morning I take 20mg Adderall XR, 100mg Wellbutrin (works well for depression),...
    ... I felt I needed to post my unique experience with Adderall , prescribed for the same exact reasons, fatigue and ... myself back to where I want to be. He started me on Adderall regular the same as your doc. I went back for a followup ... bouncing back the next day, and if I have to live on Adderall for the rest of my life hey it's better than having ... felt like I did he is in a better place. Uppers ( adderall ) and downers (klonopin) only work for drug addicts ... morning it's out of my system. It's not fighting the Adderall . I have also, which no pill will do, started to accept...
    ... I felt I needed to post my unique experience with Adderall , prescribed for the same exact reasons, fatigue and ... myself back to where I want to be. He started me on Adderall regular the same as your doc. I went back for a followup ... bouncing back the next day, and if I have to live on Adderall for the rest of my life hey it's better than having ... felt like I did he is in a better place. Uppers ( adderall ) and downers (klonopin) only work for drug addicts ... morning it's out of my system. It's not fighting the Adderall . I have also, which no pill will do, started to accept...
    ... person. I thought it was Magnolia Lady that spoke about Adderall helping her depression, but now I think it was Desperate ... RSD, and depression. You said you were prescribed Adderall to help with your fatigue, but you found that it lifted ... know what I mean. When you talked about how well Adderall worked for your depression, it encouraged me to share ... your post with my doctor. So, he prescribed 20 mg Adderall twice a day. The first pill I took made me extremely...
    ... person. I thought it was Magnolia Lady that spoke about Adderall helping her depression, but now I think it was Desperate ... RSD, and depression. You said you were prescribed Adderall to help with your fatigue, but you found that it lifted ... know what I mean. When you talked about how well Adderall worked for your depression, it encouraged me to share ... your post with my doctor. So, he prescribed 20 mg Adderall twice a day. The first pill I took made me extremely...

  15. Teachers and your child's 'choices' 3rd August 2007
    ... also has ADD/ADHD (depending on the doctor, but since adderall works great for me, it doesn't really matter!). i ... rambling on and on... sorry about that... guess my adderall wore off! :)...
    ... because when i was single with no kids, i started adderall at 20mgs in the morning and 10mgs in the afternoon...

  16. Emotional lability from all meds we've tried - help! 2nd August 2007
    ... meds. So far we've tried: Ritalin LA, Focalin XR, Adderall XR, Concerta, and now the "Patch" - same exact problems...
    ... lability when he was younger, then was successful on Adderall as he got older (now he's ready to go off meds we...
    ... your son is exactly what happened to my nephew...the Adderall caused emotional lability and they had to stop it...
    ... diagnosed until my early 20's. i have only been on adderall since my diagnosis, and it has been amazing for me ... ! inspite of what your doctor might tell you, adderall XR and regular adderall are VERY different in how ... they affect your body! i cannot take adderall XR! my doctor insisted i try it because it was the ... people want to slap me!"). i also cannot take generic adderall . it was like taking a placebo! just didn't work ... ! so i stick with real adderall , 20mgs two times a day. i take one first thing in ... bed! anyway, my point is, you might revisit the adderall and try it in twice a day doses. it's not as "convinient ... " as adderall XR, as he (YOU) will have to remember that second ... evening emotional crashing you have described! regular adderall comes in 5mg, 7.5mg (i think), 10 mg, 20mg, and 30mg ... afternoons again!). anyway, you had mentioned adderall XR, but not plain adderall, so i wanted to throw in ... my thoughts about plain adderall in case you haven't tried that route yet! good luck...

  17. ADHD/Alderall 1st August 2007
    ... i take adderall for my ADD and have taken it for 10 years. i was ... without any problems. a lot of people speak out against adderall , saying it is addictive and dangerous, and i certainly...
    ... cover Concerta? I do better on that. If not, probably Adderall , if covered, is a better choice. The variance is because...

  18. How to tell Dr you think you have ADHD 25th July 2007
    ... know you had syptoms in childhood. I was prescribed adderall XR 10mg to start and so far it works great, i just...

  19. Adderall Abuse 18th July 2007
    ... disguise. You might consider alerting psychiatrist to Adderall abuse and have daughter go to appointment as planned...
    ... your daughter might just be a "normal" kid with a Adderall abuse problem? I sure would alert that psychiatrist...
    ... am a drug addict. My drugs of choice: Ritalin and Adderall . I abused these drugs heavily for 4 years. I went ... and nothing worked. I would grind and snort my Adderall or Ritalin to get high or a "rush." How did I learn...
    ... they were concerned about her drug use which included Adderall (two my friends informed me that their kids told ... were worried about our daughter and that she did use Adderall ). She denied it at first and then told us that she ... across of her asking her Marine friend to bring some Adderall and that it must be more than something she needed ... that she really feels that she has ADD and that the Adderall helps. Because of her manipulation and lying I don ... roommates who will be leasing a house this year also use Adderall ...one of which was in rehab already for it, another ... that she didn't have a problem that everybody did Adderall and even much worse things like coke, ecstasy, heroin ... for two reasons....she is obviously looking to get Adderall by my findings and is abusing it without a proper ... those circumstances to diagnose her and administer Adderall to her is more of an ethical risk than he is willing...
    ... THOSE YEARS, TO TRY AND FEEL NORMAL. I was put on Adderall and immediately I felt normal, happy and content, ... from what you write. She is definitely seeking out Adderall , but it may be that she has taken it from her friends ... called VYVANSE that has the same active ingredient as Adderall (dextro-amphetamine), but it is impossible to abuse ... less potential for abuse, or even letting her try Adderall under very controlled circumstances. For example ... another very quickly... Being on controlled doses of adderall would have saved me years of extreme opiate addiction...
    ... another very quickly... Being on controlled doses of adderall would have saved me years of extreme opiate addiction...
    ... s answer to that was to put her on Strattera, not Adderall . I'm glad you posted again, I was worried about...
    ... her will allow me to see whether she is using the Adderall ...she knows that she has everything that she wants ... times with her roommates the chances of her using Adderall are greater than keeping her home and not seeing her...
    ... here and she texted one of them about bringing the Adderall we should have gotten a positive. I figure that if...
    ... anything, just let me know! --alwayzworried23--recovered adderall addict...
    ... ...it allowed me to see that my daughter is using Adderall , something that I wouldn't have known otherwise. ... NORMAL for somebody to make an appointment to get Adderall to bring back to college to use....my daughter when ... confronted admitted that she only saw the doctor to get the Adderall . So....I am not wishing BP on my daughters....if...

  20. Any adults on Vyvanse? 18th July 2007
    ... been taking it (50 mg) for a week so far. I was on Adderall XR 20 mg before this and the two are really similar...
    ... thylphenidate and me didn't mix well.) This is just like Adderall XR to me so far....
    ... I was on 20mg in the moring and 10mg afternon of adderall xr , I'm calling my dr. tomorrow to see about 50mg...

  21. Best prescription for ADD (not ADHD)... 14th July 2007
    ... headaches. What other meds are there? I can't take Adderall or Ritalin or anything that's "legal speed" because...
    ... potentially anxiety intensifying properties of Ritalin and Adderall . Talk to your doctor about it. Also, Shire...

  22. Ritalin Addiction - Dancing with Death 13th July 2007
    ... also.......... I never took Ritalin, but i was on Adderall and i believe it has the same make-up. Adderall almost ... low dose and taking it as dr. prescribed. But the Adderall is what made me crazy. After a few days in rehab ... LOT of amends to make. Oh, i was wrongly prescribed Adderall bcuz i did not have ADD/ADHD. I was just tired from ... the Methadone, and my dr. handed me an RX for the Adderall . I thought i'd found a miracle drug! I was thrilled...
    ... them, but they have helped me immensely. I was on Adderall too--it's just as bad in my opinion. Again, thanks...

  23. Adult ADD & Age & Adderall XR 12th July 2007
    ... Dulcinea, You could try not taking the Adderall for a week or two and then resuming. Our bodies ... you might become aware of how well current dose of Adderall is working. We can get use to its efficacy too. ...

  24. Brand vs Generic 8th July 2007
    ... essence of kj's thought. I started with Shire Adderall and it worked well. To reduce cost I switched to generic...

  25. My memory is gone since Adderall xr? 3rd July 2007
    ... usual? Yes, Strattera is sometimes prescribed with Adderall or Ritalin. You know the routine, I'm no doctor blah ... taking my advise, please don't sue. etc. I give the Adderall more time before any more adjustments. Adjustments...
    ... definately talk more not on meds, but do notice since on adderall that once I get started talking that I can't stop...
    ... I'm no doctor caveat as above. It COULD BE your Adderall dose is too low. We throw around the word "paradox ... MUCH MORE LIKELY, you haven't yet adjusted to Adderall . You know, I got to tell you, we are the most...
    ... to go with any med I take, but out of any of them, Adderall was the one that everyone says significantly takes...

  26. ADD family needs advice! 2nd July 2007
    ... got evaluated...Oh yeah, he agreed. Put me on 5mg Adderall , 2xday to start. Meanwhile, my daughter was traveling ... option. So...my daughter is about to start with adderall xr, but I worry about her getting insomnia as well...
    ... I actually take the regular adderall , she is being told to take the XR(because of school...

  27. Please explain the various ADD meds 30th June 2007
    ... Ritalin (methylphenidate), Foculin (l-methylphenidate), Adderall (a mix of d-amphetamine and l-amphetamine – ... cognition that abusing drugs is wrong. Ritalin and Adderall can also be abused but because their "high" isn't...
    ... step in combatting her ADHD. She, of course, wants Adderall because so many of her college friends are on it and...
    ... college suitemates) the girl stated that she needed an " Adderall Rush". My daughter has requested to be tested for...
    ... the "'ADD daughter" had taken someone's medication ( Adderall , I'm guessing) to complete a project. I didn't say ... something to the effect of "Just because you've tried Adderall doesn't mean that other things won't work". Well...
    ... that is how they think. It is not as abuseable as Adderall . Hence its "market" value is much lower especially ... if Adderall is available. And Concerta is not snort friendly. ... ditionally, if Concerta has no (zero) efficacy neither will Adderall . It blows the "it ain't working for me" con out of...
    ... Strattera she had a problem....and you KNOW her past with Adderall and it is only right that you have your concerns....
    ... Went back to my regular doc and she agreed to rx Adderall . But, she and my therapist were going to "watch me...

  28. Too much talking, cues for understanding this! 30th June 2007
    ... not on any meds at this writing! I used to be on adderall and I got "too quiet"! LOL! But, it did work.My hubby...
    ... I was on adderall for awhile and I had gotten too quiet on that stuff ... have to go on meds...the only thing that I hate about adderall is that I cannot have caffiene...if I have it ..I...
    ... actually felt normal during a conversation, but this adderall makes me go a mile a minute and I can keep going almost...

  29. Is my adderall xr working? 29th June 2007
    ... its withdrawal symptoms may be counteracting the Adderall . In any event, hold a steady course, call doctor...

  30. Insights of ADD/ADHD as an adult 29th June 2007
    ... Went back to my regular doc and she agreed to rx Adderall . But, she and my therapist were going to "watch me...

  31. I'm kinda nervous!!! 28th June 2007
    ... Tommorow I start my 1st day of adderall , and I am very nervous. I have been on Strattera for ... situation, and he immediately said he wanted me to try Adderall (10mg to start). I have read hundreds of articles...
    ... Adderall is not like Strattera. Adderall is a straight-up stimulant--that means if it works...

  32. Question about possible placebo w/ concerta? 27th June 2007
    ... the past two days feeling no effects..i have taken adderall and i am aware of the effects and concerta has done...
    ... ac8989, were you on a high dose of Adderall ? The difference you are seeing may be due to the ... may be that Concerta doesn't work as well for you as Adderall . If you are truly concerned that you were given a...

  33. Panic Attacks and ADD? 21st June 2007
    ... disorder usually get worse over time? And do drugs like Adderall help much? Thanks for answering my newbie questions...
    ... when i was taking adderall xr for my adhd i found myself over stressing and having ... real bad anxiety. now that im off of adderall xr i dont feel that way anymore. adderall xr is a...

  34. Okay you guys, what do I do now? 21st June 2007
    ... diagnosed with ADHD Combined Type. She was put on Adderall and Focalin (not at the same time) and she could not ... now on Strattera and a very small dose (2.5 mg) of Adderall per day. She seems to be doing okay, but I do not...

  35. Adderall side effect 14th June 2007
    ... claflamme, You are experiencing a common Adderall side-effect. Make sure you report it to your doctor...
    ... medication and doing better than I ever ever was, Adderall is awful. It was the worst drug of them all. I ... helpful advice, Discontinue it. Keep in mind that adderall is a stimulant. I would go for a drug that isn't registered...
    ... helping. But My dr switched me to ritalin because the adderall was not very strong for me. I don't know why because ... adderall is stronger. Anyway I tried the ritalin for 2 days ... don't like it he will put me back. I still have my adderall and did it my self and will call him tomorrow. But...

  36. Discussion about learning new skills 12th June 2007
    ... drug is flowing in your system. For Instance, I think Adderall has a 12 hour half life or something to that nature...
    ... All of us respond differently. You did not state the Adderall doseage that got you wired. I don't need to know....
    ... hard time not crashing my OS. Meds like Ritalin, Adderall , and Dexadrine make managing ADHD (at least moderate ... effects? Ritalin has less than any other ADHD med. Adderall has less than Ritalin. Dexadrine has virtually none...

  37. Wired 11th June 2007
    ... when i was taking adderall XR i would feel that way... i would force myself to...
    ... forcing yourself to eat isn't ridiculous. i was taking Adderall XR for 5 months and i NEVER ate and i NEVER got use...
    ... that ..well......... I won't say it. I've taken Adderall as well and I think pretty much anyone that has taken...

  38. Female living with an ADHD male 9th June 2007
    ... reply to your thread. Anyway my husband is now taking adderall and so is my step son. All I can tell you. Is to be...

  39. What type of doctor for ADD? 1st June 2007
    ... I'm on Concerta 18mg right now and was on 10mg of Adderall before but I got off of it almost a year ago because...

  40. Weaning from Concerta 1st June 2007
    ... because I basically diagnosed myself and was given Adderall . Well after reading that Canada banned it after 20...
    ... uhm... i had the same depression effects from adderall XR. i just stopped taking it, and didnt tell my doctor...

  41. ADD and Daydreaming 1st June 2007
    ... healthboards.com/boards/showthread.php?t=7824[/url] " adderall dosage"] [QUOTE=mlgable;42537]I am unsure of how ... ADHD is definately not a proper diagnosis. If the adderall helps then by all means use it only when you need...

  42. Slurring on Ritalin 24th May 2007
    ... exhausted ? I know I had similar effects when I was on Adderall ( I was recently taken off it )...
    ... exhausted ? I know I had similar effects when I was on Adderall ( I was recently taken off it ) Jason, An astute...

  43. Concerta and Resperidal 24th May 2007
    ... my anger issues have gone away now that im off my adderall . much happier too....
    ... HORRIBLE - crying, depressed, outbursts, etc.. I was on Adderall but heard about 20 deaths in Canada and got paranoid...
    ... my anger issues have gone away now that im off my adderall . much happier too. Not true for all children. My...
    ... dont know about concerta...never been on it. im on adderall . but i am on risperdal, although it's for anxiety ... and it helps my mood stabilise more than just the adderall and antidepressant itself. we had to up the dose but...

  44. Anyone have younger children with ADHD? 24th May 2007
    ... diagnoised at 5yrs. I was diagnoised at 29. We both take adderall xr in the mornings and regular adderall in the afternoon ... teacher this morning asking me if I had given him his adderall . I had forgot. She said that he was totally out...

  45. Cannot use ADD Meds 17th May 2007
    ... meds. im adhd and im taking this natural med because adderall was not my friend. dont let anybody sit there and...

  46. concerned mom 10th May 2007
    ... Daytrana patches for adhd? my 8 year old son was on adderall , it made him very sad and weepy, and now he is doing...
    ... ritalin (LA, Concerta, Short Acting). We also tried adderall but it made him very, very moody. As was suggested...

  47. Ritalin vs. Adderall 2nd May 2007
    ... i have never taken ritalin but ive been taking adderall xr for 4 months and it has helped me with my concentration ... the same side affects. so you could try switching to adderall and maybe it will do you justice. its helped me in...

  48. Adderall XR - side effects listed here. 27th April 2007
    ... a point where its dangerous. i am an adult taking Adderall XR and i have experienced everythings except the tics...
    ... of you that are interested in the side affects of Adderall XR keep reading... there are quite a few "rare" side ... conclusions just yet, here are some rare symptoms Adderall XR has been reported to cause... -bipolarness, new ... of these are familar to you. - i will say that Adderall XR has helped me in one way, and that is getting my...

  49. How much is too much adderall? 26th April 2007
    ... late afternoon too much to take of regular (generic) adderall ? This is for an adult - not a child. Thanks for your...
    ... I have heard that a sign of taking to much adderall is that you get tired and hungry has any body else...
    ... late afternoon too much to take of regular (generic) adderall ? This is for an adult - not a child. Thanks for your ... researching the ingredients. See my response under Adderall give me back my tears....
    ... Actually, no, Adderall does not contain aspartame. While I, too, am anti ... are incorrect on this one. See my response under " Adderall , give me back my tears"....
    ... [QUOTE=index.html;3187649]Actually, no, Adderall does not contain aspartame. While I, too, am anti ... are incorrect on this one. See my response under " Adderall , give me back my tears". I still have a bottle...
    ... to the original question.... why are you taking adderall three times a day? have you considered just spacing ... morning and afternoon doses a little more? one dose of adderall is supposed to last 6-8 hours. i take one around...

  50. im afraid to sleep at night! 25th April 2007
    ... if you've never read any of my post, i take adderall daily. no more than 40mg a day. i think ive built ... have any ideas post a reply! the reason i mention adderall is because this didnt start happening to me until ... a past few months, ive been taking adderall since jan. do you think its an affect from this med...
    ... has experienced similar things! the reason i mention adderall is because i have never had these kind of problems ... .. i just started in Jan. this year.. 2007 taking adderall XR from a day to day basis. so i did some research ... research i have come to the conclusion that it is the adderall making this kind of turn in my behavior. something ... else i found was that for psychotic children adderall may "bring out" psychoctic bahaviors. so obviously...
    ... Sincerely, MG P.S. Went and looked up the facts on Adderall . Anxiety and all that you describe are side effects ... just not enough in your system now. Are you taking Adderall for ADHD/ADD or a sleep disorder? Get to your physician...
    ... i actually looked up side affects of Adderall XR and what im experiencing are side effects. ... since tomorrow was already friday, i would stop taking adderall over the weekend and see what kind of difference it...
    ... net... so my apologies. [CENTER]come to find out Adderall XR has have affected me in many of the rare ways, ... syptoms listed in the paper work. It has been noted that Adderall XR can cause psychosis (i dont know if thats spelled ... dont know how rare this is but if you are considering Adderall XR you SHOULD really pay close attention to your symptoms ... ill make a little note here saying that just because Adderall XR didnt work for me, doesnt mean it wont work for...
    ... this smirk. but you see i have already stopped taking adderall xr and i feel better.. so anyway i was like "i did ... that i want to try another med, i dont want to take adderall . and he says "what you did is smart. its good that...
    ... i'm doing. Lately if I find the right dose of Adderall I am like a genius. I can hyperfocus on ONE subject ... the meds were working... had a math test without the adderall . I sat there tapping my toes, counting the ceiling...
    ... adhd and i know how it is to be the insider and yes adderall helped me but i think personally.. the person themself ... into whats going on around us. i dont even know if adderall and other types of them drugs is what makes us function ... of think it just makes it easier. if everybody took adderall then everybody in the world would be smart. its not ... hard time getting through their day, and dont take adderall . so is that fair? i personally think that the people ... that a person that is bi-polar doesnt need to be on adderall . but if you became bi-polar while taking adderall ... where your problem started. people take meds like adderall and get these mental problems and think they just ... have more problems, but really its was the adderall itself causing these other issues. if thats not ... were bi-polar first then you shouldnt even be taking adderall or any controlled substance. they are all narcotics ... to learn how to cope and rearrange your life. adderall did help me, and many other people. but the side affects ... and thats how it would have happened. people take adderall , have these symptoms and dont realize its the med...
    ... event has passed my anxiety is gone. I also believe my adderall dosage is too low and that "calming" effect I had ... to the original poster. If you can go without your adderall and say its no big deal then you either dont have ... had to get some sleep but that soon passed. Also, Adderall can't give someone bipolar disorder. Thats like saying ... you can get AIDS from someone by shaking their hand. Adderall is an amphetamine, and lke other amphetamines or stimulants ... yourself the benefit of these drugs ? Ok, you dont like adderall ....ask for straterra. Or like I said maybe you dont ... at all. Or maybe you were on the wrong dosage of adderall ....who knows. Maybe you need to switch your doctor...
    ... destroyedbliss must not be ADD because she doesn't need Adderall , that is also theory. She has all the symptoms, so...
    ... being over cautious if it was a side effect from my adderall wearing off like a strong cup of coffe does, and I ... have it or doesnt have it bad if she doesnt need the adderall to function or if it didnt make that big of a difference ... had severe side effects so obviously her stopping adderall was a wise move. I agree. If shes fine with that great...
    ... all the evaluations necessary...enough to get the Adderall so one could say she does indeed have ADD. Yet it...

  51. My son..Is it ADD, being an 8yr old boy or giftedness? 25th April 2007
    ... would not use them anymore. Last two times he was on Adderall . Especially in Kindergarten he just changed to a different...

  52. Strattera Flu 16th April 2007
    ... feeling sick all day. i dont want to be anti-social... adderall xr changed my personality and i dont want to be on...

  53. Adderall Controversy 10th April 2007
    ... [QUOTE=jgirl86;2913755]I've been on adderall for about 3 months, 10mg once a day. Ive experienced ... wondering was if anyone has heard the controversy about adderall and the sudden deaths and heart attacks in adderall...

  54. ADHD and being obnoxious... 9th April 2007
    ... yeah im on adderall xr 20 mg....used to have 40mg of the xr and it made ... with the impulsivity, and if you have a low dose of adderall it'll help with that impulsivity of that, but not...

  55. What can help with my adderall???? 9th April 2007
    ... you been taking it? i used to take 40 mg (i started adderall xr in august) and in january got put down to 20mg...

  56. Addreall xr ... causes sadness?crying? New to all this, need advice 7th April 2007
    ... newly diagnosed inattentive ADD. Started on 10mg Adderall xr and he felt sad, like he wanted to cry, but didn ... suggested uping the dose to 15mg (this is what the Adderall people suggested) He does great in school now, he...
    ... properties, but only when you pair it with something else. adderall used to make me moody and depressed, too, especially ... for emotion. my doctor put me on zoloft 50 mg with adderall xr 20mg to combat that, and i must say, it works great ... are great for helping ease those symptoms with the adderall and won't give any bad side effects....
    ... I'm glad you took him off the adderall if that's the symptoms you were getting. That's what...

  57. Adderall Xr And Itching 3rd April 2007
    ... Just started to take Adderall XR 15Mg after 2 days I noticed that I am scratching ... out in a bad rash on my neck, so we are trying this Adderall , itching but no rash. Anyone else have the sympton ... of itching from taking Adderall and if so does it pass after a while? Also I read ... that you should not take antiacids while taking Adderall XR, I take 40Mg of Nexium twice a day for my Barrattes...

  58. Adderall and anger question? 30th March 2007
    ... My husband has been Adderall for about 4 years and he has none of the side effects...
    ... [QUOTE=jen1008;2893561]My husband has been Adderall for about 4 years and he has none of the side effects...
    ... I did have anger with Adderall . I am a very patient person normally. I also had ... seemed to change my personality. Stopping the Adderall will not hurt, in fact, it may be helpful to take...
    ... triggers). 5. For two weeks, I took 40 mg of Adderall XR daily. More anger - different thought patterns ... too much for me - I was way out of control. 6. Adderall XR dose reduced to 30 mg. Took that for one month ... lots of anxiety. 7. After two weeks taking 30mg Adderall , I was placed on 2mg of Klonopin at nighttime to stop ... few weeks of Klonopin. 8. About 6 weeks into Adderall XR use period, facial spasms and resulting headaches ... before. Daily dose reduced to 15 mg. 9. Used Adderall XR and Klonopin for about a year - became much less...
    ... Adderall is a cocktail of amphetamine salts and has very few...
    ... hope someone can help me. My husband started taking adderall 20mgs twice a day, single release tablets, about 2 ... to do,but,could this extreme behavour be caused by adderall ? He's not abusing it.He's taking what he's told. Please ... truth. Plus it seems that he is misserable.He says adderall has helped him to focuss more on life. Please help...
    ... past semester I made the decision to start taking adderall to help me study. After a long wait for an appointment ... with the school doctor, I was prescribed Adderall . Long Story Short, I am experiencing the same ... I was urinating 8 times a day (turns out it's the Adderall ) and discovered a post about Adderall and anger. ... him to read this post or someone else's post about Adderall and anger. If he is anything like me he doesn't like...
    ... Stu, I am also a college student recently perscribed adderall to treat my adhd and help me in classes (you can see ... body and getting past the "initiation phase" that adderall can put your body through....

  59. Adderall And Anger? 29th March 2007
    ... wellbutrin but I still had the anger. Only started the Adderall XR Sat Mar 31, 2007 so waiting to see what happens...
    ... Adderall is a cocktail of amphetamine salts that can induce ... you read is correct. What kind of doctor prescribed adderall ?...

  60. Medicating ADD 22nd March 2007
    ... as well. None of these worked--- till I was given Adderall ---for the main reason that they wanted me to get...

  61. new, confused, need help anyone 21st March 2007
    ... wellbutrin 150mg twice a day and just got a scrip for Adderall xr. Someone:) :) Please tell me if the adderall...

  62. Totally Fed Up With My Indecisiveness 21st March 2007
    ... Strattera (makes me too focused--can't multitask), tried Adderall XR (too jumpy & agitated). I don't like my career...

  63. adderall + anyting-- doesnt seem to work. 20th March 2007
    ... Adderall XR isn't available in generic form. If you were taking ... generic Adderall is wan't the XR form but the IR form instead. Talk...
    ... reason i cant sleep sometimes, is because ill take an adderall for my evening class, and it hasnt worn off. im assuming...

  64. Noticing ADD effecting my life. 14th March 2007
    ... Hi, I've been on a regular daily dosage of 15 mg Adderall XR for over 4 years, I am now 18 yrs old. It helped ... question is: Do I need to or should I raise my dosage of Adderall XR?.... I sometimes raise my dosage to 20 mg and it...
    ... Hi, I've been on a regular daily dosage of 15 mg Adderall XR for over 4 years, I am now 18 yrs old. It helped ... question is: Do I need to or should I raise my dosage of Adderall XR?.... I sometimes raise my dosage to 20 mg and it ... paying attention, etc. im suppose to take 20mg of adderall twice a day, but i too switch around my dosage (sometimes ... going to be taken away from me, and that would be bad. adderall really helps me with my college work!!!! but seeing...

  65. Adderall, Wellbutrin and Adderall dosage 14th March 2007
    ... personal opinion i think its better to be off the adderall and maybe the wellbutrin. I can't speak as strongly ... about the wellbutrin but ive taken adderall off and on for the past couple of years and it has...
    ... I take both Wellbutrin and Adderall and it has helped me for the better. I take 100mg ... Wellbutrin and 20mg Adderall when I wake up and then around lunch time I take 100 ... Wellbutrin and 10mg of Adderall. The Adderall I take is the regular release. I did not like the...
    ...

  66. anyone given their child strattera? 14th March 2007
    ... but it did absolutely nothing for her. She's been on Adderall XR for about 6 months now and that seems to work best...
    ... exhaustedmum;2870951] Hi pam, just wanted to know if Adderall affected your daughters sleep at all? as we have had ... tell us that strattera sometimes does not work and adderall would be our next option. Its just that when our...

  67. What is STRONGER AND BETTER??- Focalin XR or Adderall XR ?? 5th March 2007
    ... concerta- 12 hour release- NEVER WORKED! i was on adderall xr- 30mg, 60mg and UP!- i was getting immune to it ... tomorrow. I was just wondering if I should go back on the adderall xr and combine it with the regular adderall and ambien ... water. Or if I should go on the focalin xr. I mean the adderall xr when it worked did WONDERS! I completed all my...
    ... lasting) with less side-effects from rebound. I prefer Adderall XR over Focalin XR but that is just me. [[COLOR="Red...
    ... bipolar if taken along with another stimulant such as adderall or concerta, I will ask him about that. Let you know...

  68. ADD or not?! Desperate for advice 4th March 2007
    ... way. I consider myself pretty ditzy, but I'm back on Adderall and I'm focusing much better. In fact, I feel pretty...

  69. EXTREMELY WEAK after trying different ADD Medicines and stopping, Mind is unclear,etc 4th March 2007
    ... my mind like a drug. I liked the initial feeling of adderall xr where it kept me on task and clean , and be productive ... go to bed. I dont know what to do. I miss the adderall xr effects but not the bad effects. It helped me for...
    ... what was your dosage on adderall xr? How many days did it take for you to go up AND ... 2pm...) Then, 5 hours later I take 20mg of normal Adderall . I take a second dose because I would become tired ... be sitting around all day. But, Ive heard. That adderall doesn't just give you energy. It promotes what energy ... Orange juice. (it has some kind of Acid) that causes Adderall to not work as well. (as well as other drinks that...
    ... so i cant have lemonade when im on adderall ? i think im going to go back to adderall. blahh ... how long have you been on adderall ??...

  70. Can Concerta worsen ADD? 2nd March 2007
    ... i went from taking adderall xr to taking concerta - 12 hour release at 36 mg....

  71. "Controlled substance?" 2nd March 2007
    ... make it difficult for us. I have never reacted to adderall really any different than a vitamin-except maybe the...

  72. Does anyone have "Ring of Fire" Type 6 ADD 1st March 2007
    ... addiction to Vicodin. I'm being treated for ADD with adderall which seems to help a bit. After reading these symptoms...

  73. Adderall & Correct Dosage 28th February 2007
    ... an effect on me, and it usually takes about 30mg of adderall to work for me. I have always had this trouble with...

  74. Adderall And Zoloft! 25th February 2007
    ... I'm on zoloft and adderall . I know what you mean by the weird feelings on adderall ... the zoloft - to counteract the depression from the adderall . I hope it works because otherwise I will have to ... go off the adderall and it does work very well for me. ...
    ... My son was on Adderall in the past........gave him terrible tics, so he was...
    ... anxiety and depression. 2 years ago i used to be on adderall and lost a lot of weight, down to 115. I have gained ... extremely like to lose the weight again, not too mention adderall helps signifiganlty with completing and focusing on ... i am perscribed to zoloft that i would be happy on adderall , sincethats the only thing that is stopping me from...

  75. Adderall and appetite 25th February 2007
    ... Hi i used to be on adderall 2 years ago, i lost soooo much weight it seemed like ... bad mood! my appetite never came back when i was on adderall , my best friend on the other hand said she got immune ... it and was stil quite hungry! the minute i got off adderall the weight slowllllyy came back.. ive gained 20 pounds...
    ... wrong to never be hungry! Especially since before adderall I was ALWAYS stuffing my face! Are you on another...
    ... Hi, I have also just started adderall ,for the first time. At first I was on Ritalin L.A ... personality ... so I was ( like i said) switched to adderall . I'm also on 20mg, but thats all I take in a day....
    ... I thought I was the only one feeling this way with Adderall . I've been on this medication for a week or so and ... period of time, but it's worse now that I'm taking Adderall . I was just on the Bipolar forum explaining what happened ... I didn't eat before or after I took the Lamictol/ Adderall that morning even though I knew I should've, but I...
    ... this works for everyone, but I usually lay off the adderall xr 30mg during the weekend to catch up on sleep and...

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