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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Meghna Joshi
18 years experience Psychiatry
Stimulants and nonst: stimulants such as Adderall and Ritalin nonstimulants such as Intuniv, Kapvay and Strattera and Occasionally other medicines such as Wellbutrin (bupro ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Strongest: Can you be more specific ?add medicine.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shamshad Haroon
25 years experience Psychiatry
Yes it is: U spelled it wrong there are groups of stimulants methyphenidate and Ritalin and Dextroamphetamine which is Adderall both are available in long acting ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Mease
47 years experience Pediatrics
ADHD?: Do you mean medication for the attention deficit type of adhd? If so there is not one best medication or dose of medication. The class of medication ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evan Altman
18 years experience Psychiatry
ADHD/ADD: First step is to make sure a qualified professional has made the correct diagnosis; many disorders can involve inattention or concentration problems o ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Have it evaluated: The treatments available for this disorder are often schedule 2 controlled drugs that require prescription and are monitored by state and federal auth ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John O'Malley
53 years experience Child Psychiatry
Steps to take: First you will need to see your family doctor and share your symptoms. He/she can give you a screening questionnaire that will help. If score positi ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
33 years experience Child Psychiatry
When all are ready: Any person who takes a stimulant will focus better. If a family has tried environmental and structural interventions and identified that no other chan ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: Possible explanations: incorrect medication or dosage; other co-morbidity-issue insensitive to medication therapy. Always have close follow up with yo ... Read More
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Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
Since : Since the person in question is under the age of 18, it is up to his parent or guardian to take action. The first thing would be to talk to him and as ... Read More
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