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Not really: Add meds are supposed to help you choose what you want to focus on, then allow you to do that. Sometimes they reduce procrastination by allowing a person to keep focused enough to get through their tasks without being off-task so much. However, add meds don't make boring things less boring, or make it any easier to do tasks that are challenging for you for reasons other than inattention. ...Read more
Yes: Yes they can but it depends on which medications you are taking. Not all anti epileptic medications will be effected. Ask your pharmacist or doctor about your specific medications. ...Read more
They may: Add/adhd can be related to imbalances in certain chemicals, similar to the "chemical imbalances" that may cause depression and anxiety. Not to worry though, with a good relationship with a caring provider, you can be managed closely, and the proper medications may help both your depression and the add. Best wishes. ...Read more
Safe with most drugs: Turmeric is safe to combine with most drugs but there are some minor interactions; since it thins blood it may increase the blood-thinning actions of drugs like aspirin and coumadin (warfarin). It may reduce the action of drugs that reduce stomach acid like Zantac and Prilosec. It may increase the effects of drugs that lower blood sugar. But these interactions are mild. See http://tinyurl.com/objmzrw ...Read more
Might Strattera, (atomoxetine) combined with Prozac, help manage an anxiety disorder as well as ADHD?
Medication Effects: I understand your concern about anxiety. Prozac can cause anxiety. Strattera can cause insomnia, lack of libido and headache Abilify can cause agitation and restlessness Symptoms of ADHD can be due to Anxiety. Side effects due to 3 medications will affect relationships and work. Your Emotional Health is Precious! See Psychiatrist for diagnosis, benefits and side effects of medications and Therapy. ...Read more
Which ssri meds or meds for OCD and anxiety problems are the safest to take with stimulant ADHD medications like ritalin (methylphenidate) ir ?
CAUTION: Ocd meds are antidepressants. Antidepressants by default are activating/stimulating meds. They will be an add on with stimulant use to cause you overstimulated agitated, restless, a. Also stimulants can stimulate propagate ocd.. Younxious, insomniac etc. You need to discuss this further with your md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
ADD meds: All the stimulant medications address both the ADHD and ADD symptoms. The other meds such as clonodine, tenex, Kapvay and Intuniv generally are added to help with the hyperactive components. Strattera (atomoxetine) may be an option to consider outside of the stimulant meds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Complex question: There are many classes of non-stimulant "adhd" meds some of which may target some adhd symptoms more than others - just take a look at adhd criteria - even stimulant medications can impact different cognitive functions at different levels. By and large stimulant meds are effective in 70% of adhd cases, a claim few other medications have been able to match in controled studies. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Selegiline and: Clonidine have no known interactions so they are okay together. Clonidine may lower blood pressure while selegiline may interact with meds and foods with possible increase in blood pressure. Review interactions. Both have an effect in treatment of ADHD for some individuals and if they work for you then effects would be additive. Best regards for good health. ...Read more
Very Possible: Insomnia is caused by many many things. Thinking about biological and psychological interventions is often helpful. Anxiety meds are helpful in the short run but maybe not long term. Cbtcan be very helpful to look at various cognitive and behavioral components which are contributory. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I have add is there any medication other than ritalin (methylphenidate) and aderol to help with add?
Will taking an OTC medicine such as Prilosec or zegerid interfere with prescription meds such as metformin?
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