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Irritability, excessive anger. Taking adderall medication. Treatment of side-effects?

um, well adderall is seriously making me super irreitable/angry/mad.etc. i need something for motivation!!! something that will get me out of bed and ready to start a new day! also, i need something that will help with the super, super, feeling of being overwhelmed! shot,! i ll take any advice anyone could help me with!!! please!!!
Asked On : Wed, 2 Jan 2013
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Psychiatrist 's  Response
The fact that you are using adderall suggests that you are probably having a condition called ADHD. And the complains of decreased motivation and energy and feeling over whelmed suggest that you might be having a co-morbid illness of depression. We need to know further details form you regarding this
Do visit a psychiatrist and discuss with him your depressive symptoms.
Hope I am able to solve your concerns.
If you need further detailed discussion, I will be more than happy to help you.
Dr. Srikanth Reddy
Answered: Wed, 2 Jan 2013
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Psychiatrist Dr. Sundar Gnanavel's  Response
Addrerall is a combination of amphetamine and dextroamphetamine, which belong to the psychostimulant group of drugs. I am not aware as to you are using it following a doctor's prescription. It is a drug generally prescribed for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder or for conditions like narcolepsy. I suggest you undergo a thorough psychiatric evaluation following which appropriate medication may be prescribed.Hope you found the information useful.
Dr Sundar Gnanavel
Answered: Wed, 2 Jan 2013
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