The medicine is also used to control symptoms caused by narcolepsy. Lifestyle
adjustments have to be made, because there is no known cure for narcolepsy. Some
of the adjustments that need to be made are handling emotions better and other
symptoms of this particular disorder that will help a person function better in
their daily activities, like work. This medicine is known to be addictive.
Adderall cannot be used if a person has arteries that are hardened arteries
known as arteriosclerosis, high blood pressure, heart disease, glaucoma, and an
overactive thyroid. This medicine can also not be taken if there is severe
anxiety, agitation, and a history of the person using drugs or alcohol.
There are several symptoms to watch out for when a person becomes addicted or
they have overdosed. Some of the symptoms are confusion, tremors, extremely high
fever, panic attacks, a cardiac event and even death. The drug can cause
depression and extreme fatigue after it starts to wear off. The person may feel
nausea's, their blood pressure changes and they can start to vomit.
When you are prescribed this drug, it is very important to take as directed by
the doctor. Take it for the recommended length of time. This drug should not be
taken in the night, because it can cause insomnia. The pill should be swallowed
whole. Doctors will check on the use of the medicine, because of its known
addictive side effect. If the person goes to see a doctor for other ailments, it
is important that they inform the doctor that they are taking Adderall. Always
keep track of how many pills you are taken a day. This is a pill that really
needs to be taken cautiously. Avoid using it to get high