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What are the side effects of Adderall?

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Some of the most common side effects of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and amphetamine) are:

?Anxiety

?Dry mouth

?Weakness

?Stomachache

?Weight loss

?Constipation

?Less interest in sex

?Unusual sense of well-being

?Difficulty keeping an erection

?Twitching

SOURCES:

National Alliance on Mental Illness: “Amphetamine (Adderall).”

Mayo Clinic: “Dextroamphetamine And Amphetamine (Oral Route),” “Dry mouth treatment: Tips for controlling dry mouth.”

National Institute on Drug Abuse: Prescription Stimulants.”

JAMA : “ADHD Medications and Risk of Serious Cardiovascular Events in Young and Middle-aged Adults.”

Pediatrics Child Health : “Adderall and cardiovascular risk: A therapeutic dilemma.”

FDA: “Generic Drugs: Questions & Answers.”

Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD): “ADHD and Sleep Disorders.”

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on February 18, 2020

SOURCES:

National Alliance on Mental Illness: “Amphetamine (Adderall).”

Mayo Clinic: “Dextroamphetamine And Amphetamine (Oral Route),” “Dry mouth treatment: Tips for controlling dry mouth.”

National Institute on Drug Abuse: Prescription Stimulants.”

JAMA : “ADHD Medications and Risk of Serious Cardiovascular Events in Young and Middle-aged Adults.”

Pediatrics Child Health : “Adderall and cardiovascular risk: A therapeutic dilemma.”

FDA: “Generic Drugs: Questions & Answers.”

Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD): “ADHD and Sleep Disorders.”

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on February 18, 2020

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