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Adderall drugs as treatment for ADHD - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   Hello.
Doctor :   how can ihelp you
User :   last week a friend of mine gave me a 10mg dose of adderall, and although I know I shouldn't have, I took it. Since then I really believe that it's something that I need
User :   I have never been more on task, concentrated, or positive about my work load... usually I can't concentrate on getting anything done and I'm always worrying
User :   the adderall really helped me
User :   but I fear if I went to a doctor and told them why I think I need it, I would get in trouble with the law or they would think I'm a junkie
Doctor :   you should not take any medications on your own
User :   I know
User :   anything else?
Doctor :   you need to stop this medication immediately
User :   I did
User :   would I be arrested?
User :   if I told that to a doctor?
Doctor :   i do not think so
User :   would it deter them from giving me any medication?
Doctor :   confess what is true
User :   but I"m not a junkie
Doctor :   ok
User :   and if I were a doctor I would think that I was just saying that to get a fix
Doctor :   consult a physician for the need full
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