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A 46-year-old member asked:

Is it safe to be taking adderall or ritalin (methylphenidate) and a homeopathic drug for adhd on the same day?

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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 43 years experience
It depends: It depends on what you mean by "homeopathic drug." if it's truly a homeopathic remedy, and has been prescribed after a comprehensive homeopathic evaluation, it will not have any interaction with pharmaceutical drugs. However, some people think herbal medications (which can interact with pharmaceuticals) are the same as homeopathic medicines. They aren't, and i don't know which "drug" you mean.

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