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A 38-year-old female asked:

40 yr old bf vapes pot for severe adhd.he wont take adhd meds cuz speed made him nervous&sick as kid.what else to take?bad heart disease in his fam.

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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Pediatrics - Developmental and Behavioral 52 years experience
He can talk to a : psychiatrist about his medication & self-medication history, as there are non-stimulant medications approved for use in adults with ADHD, engage a therapist to help him with organizational skills & join CHADD.org to learn about work accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act. He can see his primary physician about his cardiac risk factors. But, it's his choice to do any of these.
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