Adderall Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Easily Angered Or Annoyed
  • False Sense Of Well-Being
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Feeling Anxious
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Nervous
  • Throwing Up
  • Upper Abdominal Pain

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Hypersensitivity Drug Reaction

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Altered Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizzy
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Feeling Agitated
  • Feeling Anger Toward Something
  • Feeling Weak
  • Fever
  • Head Pain
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • Hives
  • Inability To Have An Erection
  • Involuntary Quivering
  • Low Energy
  • Rash
  • Sexual Problems
  • Taste Problems
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Weight Loss

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Heart Rhythm
  • Continued Painful Erection
  • Giant Hives
  • Hallucination
  • Having Thoughts Of Suicide
  • Heart Attack
  • Hepatitis
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Psychosis Caused By A Drug
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Seizures
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Worsening Symptoms Of Tourette's Syndrome

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Addiction To A Drug
  • Aggressive Behavior
  • Altered Mental Status
  • Behaving With Excessive Cheerfulness And Activity
  • Blurred Vision
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Muscle Twitches Or Movements
  • Compulsive Skin Picking
  • Constriction Of Blood Vessels Of The Extremities
  • Depression
  • Dilated Pupil
  • Disturbance In The Ability Of The Eye To Focus
  • Double Vision
  • Dyskinesia
  • Feeling Faint
  • Feeling Unhappy Or Unwell
  • Frequent Erections
  • Grinding Of The Teeth
  • Hair Loss
  • Hypertalkative
  • Mood Changes
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Occasional Numbness, Prickling, Or Tingling Of Fingers And Toes

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