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Feet/leg swelling with adderall(adderrall)
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Feet/leg swelling with adderall(adderrall)

I have been taking Adderall (adderrall) XR 30 mg in the a.m. and 20mg mixed amph. salts in the early afternoon. I recently have
noticed this swelling which does not entirely go away overnight. Exercise is somewhat helpful. I have not found anything in my reading which suggests that this is a side-effect after about 1.5 yrs of use. My MD has tried me on other meds for ADD but this most recent regime seems to work the best. I am concerned because I am a 56 yr old woman and do not want to add problems to hypothyroidism and a resolving nightmare experience with menopause.
Anyone out there who can address the issue of circulatory problems with these meds? I am finding that the Internal Medicine doc defers to the psychiatrist and vice versa and each seems to want to address his  part only.  Thanks for any help.
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Hey have problems just like yours. I am not prepared to stop taking it. Recenyly I got a cloth ruler so I can measure how much .change between morn and nite, Lasix 40mg daily works well if remember to take it.
I didn't think it was the adderrall.
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