Abilify vs Adderall

Abilify
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Adderall
(Rx)
Abilify is a psychosis medication and a bipolar medication.
Adderall is a CNS stimulant and an ADHD medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
3.5
Concern level
2.1
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.4
Concern level
1.9
Approval Date
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November 15, 2002
January 19, 1960
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
129,852 Discussions
365,665 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Depression
#3 for Psychosis
#4 for Restlessness
#5 for Mania
#6 for Schizophrenia
#7 for OCD
#8 for Paranoia
Abilify is prescribed for Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Psychosis and Restlessness and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for ADHD
#2 for ADD
#3 for Depression
#4 for Anxiety
#5 for Tiredness
#7 for Weight Loss
Adderall is prescribed for ADHD and ADD and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Our data suggest that some patients take it for Depression, Anxiety and Tiredness, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Abi
Weight Gain
10
Tiredness
4
Weight Loss
2
Diabetes
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Headaches
1
Suicidal Thoughts
1
Seizures
1
Numbness
1
Exhaustion
1
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Addiction
4
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Euphoria
2
Headaches
2
Irritability
1
Paranoia
1
Nausea
1
Psychosis
1
Loss of Appetite
1
Mood Swings
1
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4
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2
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1
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1
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1
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1
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Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Abilify during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Adderall during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Abilify and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Adderall and alcohol.
Method of use
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Injection, Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 2 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg
Solution: 9.75 mg/1.3 mL, 1 mg/mL
Tablet: 5 mg, 7.5 mg, 10 mg, 12.5 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Aripiprazole
Amphetamine Aspartate/Amphetamine Sulfate/Dextroamphetamine
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Abilify and Adderall: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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