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Narcolepsy is a chronic (medicine) sleep disorder, or dyssomnia, characterized by an excessive urge to sleep at inappropriate times, ...
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Adderall vs Dexedrine for Narcolepsy

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Other name: Adderall XR (Adderall XR)
Other name: Dextroamphetamine (Dextroamphetamine)
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Adderall is a brand name of amphetamine salts–based medication used for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and narcolepsy. It is a brand-name psychostimulant medication composed of racemic amphetamine aspartate monohydrate, racemic amphetamine sulf...
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Dextroamphetamine is a psychostimulant drug which is known to produce increased wakefulness and focus as well as decreased fatigue (medical) and decreased appetite. Dextroamphetamine is more potent than racemic amphetamine and has stimulant properties si...
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Adderall is a brand name of amphetamine salts–based medication used for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and narcolepsy. It is a brand-name psychostimulant medication composed of racemic amphetamine aspartate monohydrate, racemic amphetamine sulf...
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pins and needles from topromax. i have tried dexidrine but...
" ...have IH i have tried provigil I felt no benefit. I too got pins and needles from topromax. i have tried dexidrine but i feel the best including the least moody on adderrall. i take 40mg 3 x day. it... "

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eventually switched over to dexedrine and found it to work a...
" ...had similar problems with muscle tension while taking adderall. The only thing which really helped was reducing my dosage. ...pad helps as well. I eventually switched over to dexedrine and found it... "

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in adderall i respond well to dexedrine and have tremendous...
" ...a similar example I was on adderall and switched to dexedrine ...a main ingredient in adderall i respond well to dexedrine and have tremendous amounts of terrible side effects... "

ggest patience. Even though adderall starts working in a...
" ...hated Adderall. It made me feel like it was a good idea to spend an hour sitting and staring at a painting. Dexedrine works a lot, lot better for me. I'd suggest patience. Even though... "

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ve never had much luck with Adderall. In fact, on A...
" Hi fairywings, What dose of Adderall are you on now? Although I did well on Dexedrine, I have never had much luck with Adderall. In fact, on Adderall, ...Perhaps I \"overshot\" the dose. Have you ever... "

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stimulation of adderall helps keep my eyes open, literally....
" ...until the shortage. The dexedrine didn't make me as anxious, however ...the pns stimulation of adderall helps keep my eyes open, literally. Thanks ...did work it would take considerably more because of my... "

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I prefer dexedrine. But spansules and pills only or id just...
" I prefer dexedrine. But spansules and pills ...barr took over but I still prefer it anyway. Adderall is great for when you're out ...time soooooo........I'm saying both. Adderall sucks and dexedrine sucks in... "

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Dexedrine is more likely to make you irritable.P Is there a...
" ...did on Dexedrine. BTW, Dexedrine is more likely to make you irritable. P Is there anyway to take Adderall without it making my mood unstable? At first it's ok, then as the days on Adderall... "

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too many adrenal side effects with adderall and now take d...
" ...a very low dose of adderall 5mg for the first week ...@ 10,10,5. However I had too many adrenal side effects with adderall and now take dexedrine 10,5,5. Dexedrine works well for focus, but my... "

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or him. So, I guess that probably isn't too much help, b...
" ...both dexedrine and adderall. I personally prefer dexedrine, although it does seem ...that swears by his Adderall, and that Dex isn't as effective for him. So, I guess that probably isn't too much... "

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