Anorexia and bulimia cause thinning hair, low blood pressure, heart palpitations and heart failure, weak muscles, dizziness, insomnia and can make it difficult or impossible to get pregnant. While at first Adderall may seem like the miracle study and weight loss drug, the reliance on the drug is not sustainable. Most data on Dextroamphetamine exposure in pregnancy comes from studies of drug abuse. Amphetamine or cocaine abuse is associated with low birth weight, prematurity, and increased maternal and fetal morbidity. These are likely related to placental vasoconstriction ( Plessinger 1993 ).
Feb 21, 2018 · Taking Adderall while pregnant can cause withdrawal symptoms in a newborn as well as premature birth or low birth weight. The drug can also be transferred via breastmilk in small amounts and may harm a baby. Therefore, talk to your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are nursing before you take Adderall.