She continues, “If Trader Joes made dark chocolate-covered Adderall, I would probably be the first person in line.” But scroll down the page.
“…I took two pills because I couldn’t feel this first one. Soon after, I could hear my heart beating for 8 hours straight and everything in my view looked sideways. I thought I was going to die. I never did that again.”
Tom can relate. He was committed to a psychiatric ward last year after being picked up by police who assumed he was “under the influence of illegal intoxicants” and hallucinating. “The only drug I had been taking was Adderall,” Tom says. After three days Tom was told that he needed to stay an additional two weeks for observation. I know I will think about that incident every night for the rest of my life. I have experienced dreadful nightmares; I believe this Adderall turned me into a monster.”
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In its latest quarterly report, Express Scripts Drug (a company that reports the latest research developments, trend updates and comprehensive data on the use of prescription drugs) determined that Adderall use is on the rise for adults with attention deficit disorder. According to CNN (March 12, 2014), the number of young American adults taking drugs for ADHD nearly doubled from 2008 to 2012.
Perhaps bloggers like xojane should mention the downside of Adderall before the “fun stuff”; likely many Adderall users’ attention span prevents them from scrolling down the page…