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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
27 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: It is a good idea to have someone who loves you to be responsible of administrating your meds, if you fear that you might get tempted to overuse them. ... Read More
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
FDA Class II: This could certainly help. However, the temptation will not go away and likely to increase as time goes on. Discussing the topic with a psychiatrist ... Read More

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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Tenex (guanfacine): Tenex (guanfacine) is an antihypertensive , but has been used for adhd. Your child is a bit young for the diagnosis. Maybe you should get a second opi ... Read More
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Dr. Anthony Vertino
22 years experience Clinical Psychology
Tenex (guanfacine): Tenex (guanfacine) is an antihypertensive medication. It is used to keep adults and children calm if they have heart conditions. It is an off label ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Barnhart
47 years experience Psychiatry
Maybe: Most of us approach the diagnosis of adhd with caution in adults who did not have the diagnosis as a child and have a drug abuse history. On the other ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
ADHD: If u had " adhd history " , is more relevant than if u had drug use history.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Cohen
38 years experience Psychiatry
Adder all: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is derived from dextro amphetamine and amphetamine. They were Dexedrine , still available , and b ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Bleeding intestinal: My concern is you may be having intestinal bleeding like a gastric ulcer. You need tocontact your physician.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Srur
41 years experience Psychiatry
Do U mean stimulants: There are several types of medications used to treat adhd. I assume that you are asking about stimulants. When given to someone who has adhd/add, ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Tripp
14 years experience Psychiatry
More focused: Your ability to concentrate is increased, and you are not as distracted. However, you may also be more jittery and anxious as well. They will work imm ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Singer
50 years experience Pediatric Neurology
ADHD med effects: If you have adhd, medications may improve your ability to focus, pay attention, be alert and screen out distractions. The medications can cause a dep ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marcus Degraw
21 years experience Pediatrics
No Significant diff: In short, nothing that has been definitive in studies. There are dozens of studies that have looked into this and while some indicated concerns for t ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Muhammad Munir
25 years experience Psychiatry
ADHD Meds: If you are doing much focused work and its slow relaxing day at home no intense needs you can skip the adhd med most of teh kids as well as adults d ... Read More
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