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Customer: I have ADHD I take prescribed Dexedrine spansules 15mg for about 2 months now. And sometimes in those 2 months I would smoke weed ones and then , but I did a stupid thing this last 2 days and to stay awake I took a lot of my dose and didn't sleep for almost 2 days and I also had gotten hallucinations and hearing things , my legs would feel weird when walking. After 2 nights of good sleep and not taking my Dexedrine anymore I seem to be feeling better
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?
Customer: I'm just wondering if I might have gotten indusive or brief psycosis, and when should I start taking my medication again
Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Mental Health
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I'm basically just wondering how long does an amphetamine psychosis last, and when can I start taking my medication again always as prescribed .because i need it for my daily tasks
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Hello and thank you for using JustAnswer. Overdosing on Dexedrine cause psychotic symptoms because you see the medication (and any amphetamine based medication) will increase Dopamine levels and unfortunately people with Schizophrenia or other psychotic disorders haves high levels of Dopamine. This is why antipsychotic medications are meant to decrease Dopamine. So you had a significant increase of Dopamine to a point that caused psychosis, but the good news these symptoms typically only last 12-24 hours after your overdose. If you are not having any further psychotic symptoms than it is okay to take your prescribed dose of the Dexedrine

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I was wondering if I could get a prescription for Xanax because taking my normal dose is giving me huge anxiety and depression
Mental Health Professional: Dr. Z, Psychologist replied 7 months ago

Unfortunately this website does not provide online prescriptions, you would need to see your physician for such a prescription

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