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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
In general yes: First you must see your doctor for help. There are several medications that can help but all require a prescription. Consider also eliminating dairy a ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
42 years experience Child Psychiatry
No: Although seem people use caffeine (as pills or in food or drink), no over-the-counter medications have been shown to be effective for treating adhd. ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Singer
50 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Possibly: Many conditions may mimic adhd. Discuss with your pediatrician. Sleep disorders may respond to melatonin, dietary issues may respond to otc medicati ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience Psychiatry
It depends on the : Person. Each human being is truly an individual!
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
The non drug treatments for Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children include:: Behavior modification, Behavior therapy, Psychotherapy.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Real biological : Adhd persists into adulthood 65% of the time. Hundreds of studies have proven it to be a neurobiological disorder with a genetic and neurotoxic basis ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
42 years experience Child Psychiatry
Complicated: Adhd is diagnosed in the us much more than in any other developed country, and the use of medications for it are even more disproportionate. Some ar ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Rankin
24 years experience ADHD and Autism
Not sure about the ?: I am not sure you asked the question as intended as you inquired how adhd is different from adhd. You correctly identified that there appears to be an ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
ADHD: Please refer to my answer above for details.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. K. Olson
Dr. K. Olson answered
38 years experience Psychiatry
ADHD: Inability to achieve to your capacities, procrastination, lack of foliow-through on mundane or boring tasks (unless at the absolute last moment), hype ... Read More
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