Bradley Cooper acted out the euphoria many experience their first time in Limitless. The clarity, the hours of uninterrupted work, the feeling of reaching your full mental potential. The first time someone without an ADHD diagnosis misuses a stimulant, it is common to believe they are “super-charging” whatever work they set put to complete. However, every high has a fall out. While the stimulating effects appear to have positive effects on productivity, they are far outweighed by the adverse effects. Here are a few quick facts before we dive into the core of why these stimulants are so dangerous when used off-label.