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What are the side effects of adderall capsule?

I was prescribed adderall 20mg one capsule daily. Just started taking it a week ago for concentration problems and its 10 times worse. I m angry and ready to snap and cannot concentrate and feel like I m living in a fog. Are these side effects? I told my md but he has yet to get back to me.
Fri, 11 Oct 2019
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Hello,

Adderall like all medications have side effects like insomnia. mood disorders, inability to concentrate, anxiety, etc. I suggest you talk to your doctor as soon as possible.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Blerina Pasho, General & Family Physician
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General & Family Physician Dr. Blerina Pasho's  Response
Hello,

Adderall like all medications has side effects. Mood changes, feeling nervous, sleeping disorders, dizziness etc., are some of side effects. If you don't feel better discuss with your doctor to change therapy.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Blerina Pasho, General & Family Physician
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