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A 19-year-old male asked:

Have any of you [doctors] encountered someone trying to fake adhd to get a prescription to ritalin/adderall/concerta/etc for illegal purposes?

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Dr. Stephen Daquino
Sports Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Pretty common actually. I always ask for a consult with a psychiatrist as well as a medication contract be signed. It is unfortunately a commonly abused group of meds.
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