A 34-year-old member asked:
if you are diagnosed with add, what's the first choice of medicine the psychiatrist would prescribe?
2 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Psychiatry 25 years experience
It might be a : Stimulant. If the person had addiction issues - it might be an antidepressant.
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Family Medicine 57 years experience
STIMULANTS: First choice is stimulant medicines and if not tolerated because of intolerant side effects or poor response
there are other meds used like
atypical antidepressants like welbrutuin
certain blood pressure meds like catapress and tenex (guanfacine).
4.6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Dec 27, 2013
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