Are there any ways to lessen the effects of adderall withdraw?
Typically, my solution is to not be put in a situation were I can't take it, because I know from experiance it takes me at least a month to get back to normal. i haven't taken it today and I've been extremly lethargic. I'm constantly hungry. My mind is constantly changing channells and I'm unable to think focus on the slighest things. My appearance also seems to change; i look puffy and pale and all together strung out. Anyone have a definate cure for this?
Asked By: Astrid - 1/7/2008
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Have you tried just taking Ritalin LA? It goes out of your system and it doesn't have withdrawal effects (at least in me, but I'm an adult). My doctor preferred Ritalin over Adderall for just that reason. I'm on 10 mg of Ritalin and it's helped me focus (and keep my job!) after mild brain damage following a heart... More
Answered By: Anna P - 1/7/2008
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Ive heard orange juice, never tried it though. Also drink plenty of water. And try to do something you enjoy that keeps your mind off of it.
Answered By: x_kookoo4kokopuffs_x - 1/7/2008
it helped me to drink a cup of coffee in the morning, and another after lunch. then at least i didn't feel so slow and stupid. eat something small every three hours, drink plenty of water, and get enough sleep (that's the hard part, i know). a daily multivitamin might help too.
Answered By: meeple - 1/7/2008
There is no such thing as amphetamine withdrawal, and Adderall is a combination of two amphetamines. You are not experiencing a withdrawal syndrome, you're experiencing the consequences of taking a powerful stimulant for too long without allowing your body a break. If you have a disorder which necessitates taking... More
Answered By: Knife-Smile - 1/7/2008
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