What Happens To Your Body When You Cut Out Adderall After Taking It For Years
Rosebud Baker shares a detailed account of her 12-year-long experience with prescribed Adderall.This article originally appeared on Elite Daily
I was first prescribed Adderall in seventh grade, and I took it for 12 years until I decided to stop.
What this means is, I spent all my formative years on Adderall, which is a prescription drug said to stunt growth in the children who are on it.
For reference, I am 6 inches shorter than my three siblings, I didn’t get my period until I was 18 and after paying my own taxes for eight years, I still have two baby teeth in my mouth with no sign of any adult ones coming in.
So, growth stunted? Check.
By the time I was 25, I was taking 60 milligrams of Adderall per day, which is a ridiculous amount for someone who’s only 5’3″...