A 25-year-old female asked:
Can you overcome mph tachyphylaxis by switching from ritalin (methylphenidate) to adderall? or to another stimulant medication?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Yes: Based on the pharmacodynamics leading to tachyphylaxis, research into delivery options has found that fine tuning the method of delivery decreases the risk for tachyphylaxis. One formulation that has been consistently superior is Concerta. Some of the generic preparations do not accurately replicate the release dynamics of he brand name so I suggest starting with it. There are also many more optionsask your doctor
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