Has there been reports of the deaths that the warning has said? I have read everyone's comments and they are all good and the ratings are high. I would like to know due to the fact that my 8 year old son is now on this medication. Thank yiu
DEXEDRINE: Dextroamphetamine sulfate
SIDE EFFECTS: Nausea, stomach upset, cramps, loss of appetite, diarrhea, dry mouth, headache, nervousness, dizziness, trouble sleeping, sweating, weight loss, irritability or restlessness may occur.
Mental/mood/behavior changes (e.g., agitation, aggression, mood swings, depression, hallucinations, abnormal thoughts/behavior), uncontrolled movements, muscle twitching/shaking, outbursts of words/sounds, change in sexual ability/interest, swelling of the ankles/feet, extreme tiredness, significant unexplained weight loss.
Seek immediate medical attention if any of these rare but very serious side effects occur: shortness of breath, chest pain, severe headache, fast/pounding/irregular heartbeat, jaw/left arm pain, seizures, weakness on one side of the body, slurred speech, confusion, fainting, blurred vision.
A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is unlikely, however contact the pharmacist/doctor in case of any emergencies, please. Hope this helps?
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