It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Message Board

ADD / ADHD Board Index
Board Index > ADD / ADHD | 0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Pages: 1 ... 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 ... 13Showing 121 - 140 of 264 for adderall tolerance. (0.007 seconds)

... Definitely start with the smaller dose. If that's not enough, you can always go up. Side effects are similar to Ritalin, difficulty sleeping and temporary loss of appetite are the main ones, feeling "wired" is a sign of having taken a little more than you really need. It's generally not hard to quit Adderall. In fact, you can skip a day every now and then, to avoid... (7 replies)
... mg, in an extended release form, could easily keep you up nights. Then, when you don't take it, your body finally grabs the sleep it needs. Adderall is mean to improve concentration, not let you function without sleep. ... (4 replies)
... t work. Now she is on Adderall and not using drugs because now she can function like a normal person. Same story with me. ... (11 replies)

... 30mg of the XR is a pretty high dosage. Have you talked to your Dr. about these concerns? Yes, as with all drugs, you are likely to build a tolerance over time (although that's a highly disputed theory). I would imagine that you could try a LOWER dosage of the XR and then perhaps have a 5mg of the non-XR version to take later in the day when you needed it? As for side... (2 replies)
... Adderall is not a med you have to build tolerance with. My doctor also wants my son to only take meds during school. When he is with family, we can deal with him more effectively than when he is at school. ... (6 replies)
... so in 3 weeks you should be at the maximum. Any time you ingest a chemical there can be side effects, but adderall is safer then a lot of drugs we don't think as being dangerous like Blood Pressure meds and statins. ... (2 replies)
... I agree with not taking another med to handle effects from another med. Besides, sleep meds eventually lose their effectiveness due to tolerance, something they are infamous for. Avoiding coffee and tea is a standard rule as caffeine is a stimulant, but lets not forget that so is Adderall. Lowering the dosage or stopping the drug would eliminate the problem. (8 replies)
... Upon starting Adderall I realized that everybody is different. I started on 5mg 2x a day and that was quite enough!!! ... (6 replies)
... Thank you for the replies, I am sorry I did not mention some of the details. So, my dosing goes kind of by what my day is like. I take regular Adderall, actually the generic version. I generally try to maintain to 5 mg -10 mg a day. The highest dose I have ever taken in a day is 10 mg in the a.m. with a followup of 5 mg in the afternoon. I try to take breaks on the... (6 replies)
... old male and have been on Adderall for about a 1.5 years. ... (3 replies)
... I've been taking Adderall XR for about a month now. In the first week I was on 10mg and then on 20mg afterwards. The changes I experienced were amazing! ... (16 replies)
... Hello- I am new to this board and look forward to sharing and learning with everyone here. I was diagnosed with ADHD (very hyper!) in May and was started on Adderall 10mg 3x/day. It helped alot at first, but for the past week I don't think it's working. Is it possible I've reached a tolerance? Is this common? Or maybe I need to switch meds? I dread discussing... (4 replies)
Adderall dosage?
Jul 21, 2012
... Narcotics the first meaning of the word for opiates then loosely included addictive substances. I'm on Dexedrine 30 mg qam which is about 40 mg of adderal a day. Amphetamines are classified as narcotics. 1st your MD was probably covering his *** re: adderal but just reading your post it does sound like you're drug seeking ie telling a doc of any kind that you require an... (2 replies)
... I am trying to stop for a while to lower my tolerance as I have stated in previous post. I can get through a bit over a day without taking it and then I start to crave it and can't stop thinking about it. ... (9 replies)
... your doctor not having properly monitoring your dosage levels. That stinks! Most responsible docs would see a red flag when their patient seems to have a high tolerance for this type of drug. The red flag is when one requires steadily increasing doses, which your post seems to indicate. ... (2 replies)
... You probably have a tolerance to the 10mg now, I would ask your doc to increase your dosage And even with the extended release version you can can still have some mood swings when it wears off, and before the next dose starts. (4 replies)
... The exact thing happened to me as well. I told my doctor and she decided to increase my dose. I guess I had buit up a tolerance for a lower dose. Hope that helps. ... (4 replies)
... I have a very high pain tolerance but maaaan oh man.... ... (0 replies)
... If you build up tolerance easily, it might help to take a break from the drug periodically. ... (2 replies)
... thanks for this info because I am 58 and have taken meds my whole life and you are so right about ADD meds. They are a God Send for me but I worry so about the tolerance thing and know exactly how you feel. Wishing you the best of luck! ... (7 replies)

Associated Tags: adderall, adhd, narcolepsy

Pages: 1 ... 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 ... 13

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:44 PM.

© 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!