the Effects of
Adderall on the Body
Adderall is a powerful prescription medication that acts as a central nervous system stimulant and can improve symptoms of ADHD.
Seventy percent of adults and 70 to 80 percent of children show improvement in ADHD symptoms when taking nervous system stimulants. Read more.
Adderall boosts certain chemicals in your brain, making it easier to stay focused. Read more.
Adderall can help you gain control over impulsive behaviors that can get you in trouble. Read more.
When taking nervous system stimulants, some people feel restless and nervous. Read more.
A potential side effect of Adderall is trouble falling asleep and staying asleep. Read more.
Hoarseness and dry mouth may be due to Adderall. Read more.
Swelling of the tongue, throat, or face are potentially serious side effects and should be immediately reported to your doctor. Read more.
For children who take Adderall, growth may slow down. Read more.
In people who already have mental illness, nervous system stimulants can cause hallucinations or other thought problems. Read more.
If you take large amounts of Adderall and stop suddenly, you might have side effects like fatigue, moodiness, or depression. Read more.
Numb fingers may be caused by problems with your circulation. Read more.
Cold toes may mean that Adderall is interfering with your circulation. Read more.
Adderall can raise your blood pressure. Read more.
Adderall can cause your blood vessels to constrict. Read more.
Adderall may cause shortness of breath or trouble breathing. If that happens, contact your doctor immediately. Read more.
If you already have circulatory or heart problems, tell your doctor before taking Adderall, because it can lead to serious consequences. Read more.
Constipation can give you a stomachache, a potential side effect of Adderall. Read more.
Loss of appetite may be caused by nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea, all potential side effects of Adderall. Read more.
Weight loss may be a temporary side effect of Adderall. It may also slow down weight gain in children. Read more.
Tell your doctor if you have itchy skin, rash, or hives, as it might be an allergic reaction to Adderall. Read more.
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