Side Effects of ADHD Medications (Adderall®, Desoxyn®)
Adderall® is one of the most commonly prescribed medications for ADHD and is made of two different amphetamine salts. It helps these people be more focused in their daily lives, but it also comes with a variety of unpleasant side effects, including insomnia and anxiety. Other names for Adderall include speed, Addy, amps, and smart pills.
Desoxyn® is also prescribed to treat ADHD. This medication can cause nausea, vomiting, headaches, dry mouth, constipation, and weight loss. Common names for this substance include crystal, glass, crank, and chalk.
Side Effects of Cocaine
Cocaine is a naturally-derived stimulant substance from the coca plant native to South America. In some cases, cocaine derivatives are used in a medical setting to anesthetize the respiratory tract or throat. However, this highly addictive stimulant is most commonly consumed as an illicit street drug and a dangerous recreational substance.
Common side effects include headaches, fast heart rate, talkativeness, mood swings, and increased aggressiveness. Other names for cocaine include snow, blow, crack, and coke.