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Old 04-29-2004, 02:09 PM   #1
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Increasing Adderall XR dosage

I was diagnosed with adult inattentive ADD a few months ago and my doctor prescribed 20mg of Adderall XR and it has helped me tremondously. I'm a lot more focused, motivated and I can actually remember things now.

I was wondering what the effects would be if I increased my dosage. I have a huge exam coming up in June and have been studying a few hours a day for the past 4 months now. I'm just wondering if I double the dosage if that would help or hurt me going into the last 30 days before the exam.

I am also on 10mg of Lexapro (another drug that is really effective) for anxiety.

Thanks for any help.

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Old 04-30-2004, 10:41 AM   #2
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Re: Increasing Adderall XR dosage

Doubling the dose might help you or it may increase your anxiety. Individual response to it varies. I'd check with my doctor first in any case!

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