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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edmund Cavazos
32 years experience Psychiatry
Onset of ADHD: Question should b posed: what age where you diagnosed, clients sex has little issue regarding the type of stimulant to my knowledge, i based options t ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Everything has...: ...Side effects. Natural products can be advertised as having no side effects because their manufacturers are not required to test them, but ultimatel ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Unique: There is no correct answer.The best one for you is the one that works the best with no side effects.Therapy is very patient specific for this conditio ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Trial and error: Every patient has their own unique metabolism.A skilled doc using medications with which he or she is familiar, are tried while the kid is monitored. ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moranville
35 years experience Psychiatry
Just like "Speed": Frequently medications used for adhd are stimulants. Brain of those with adhd is different and are slowed down by these medications as opposed to "get ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert GalatzerLevy
49 years experience Child Psychiatry
Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) but: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is the first medication i recommend but 1) only after careful evaluation that it is adhd 2) onl ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience Pediatrics
Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine): Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) which is a prodrug is a long-acting stimulant that may last 12-16 hrs. I don't think you would want a stimulant med to be ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine): Not sure what dose u were started on & for how long until u reached 40mg. The maximum allowed dose can be 70 mg. Per day, so please talk to your presc ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: Try eliminating dairy, gluten and processed foods. Have child play outside daily..Reconnecting with nature can be helpful. Probiotics and cod liver oi ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barbara Lavi
34 years experience Clinical Psychology
I think you are : referring to psychological studies of what happens to children w' ADHD when they reach adulthood. About 1/3 outgrow it, 1/3 learn how to cope w' it an ... Read More

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