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What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider before taking this medicine if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
 
  • Are allergic to any medications
  • Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Adderall and Pregnancy)
  • Are breastfeeding
  • Drink alcohol regularly.
     
Tell your health care provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, antacids, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Adderall Warnings and Precautions for more information on this topic, including information on who should not take this drug.)
 

Overdose

People who take too much of this medication may have overdose symptoms that could include:
 
  • Hyperactivity (trouble sitting still)
  • Fast breathing
  • Confusion
  • Fever
  • Muscle pains
  • Shakiness
  • Aggressiveness
  • Hallucinations (seeing or hearing things that are not really there).
     
If you happen to overdose, seek medical attention immediately.
 
(Click Adderall Overdose for more information.)
 
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