Dexedrine Warnings and Precautions
Who Should Not Take Dexedrine?You should not take Dexedrine if you:
- Are allergic to Dexedrine, dextroamphetamine sulfate, or any inactive component used to make Dexedrine. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
- Have a heart condition, including heart disease or atherosclerosis (also known as hardening of the arteries).
- Have moderate-to-severe high blood pressure (hypertension).
- Have an overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism).
- Have glaucoma (a condition of the eye).
- Have severe anxiety, tension, or agitation.
- Have used a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) within the past two weeks. Monoamine oxidase inhibitors include:
Dexedrine Warnings and Precautions: SummaryThere are several situations where Dexedrine should not be taken, along with a number of warnings and precautions to be aware of with Dexedrine. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions for Dexedrine were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the Dexedrine warnings or precautions that may apply to you.