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Ocd is characterized by the presence of obsessions/compulsions that are recognized as excessive/unreasonable and time consuming (> 1 hr/day). Obsessions are recurrent/persistent thoughts, impulses, or images. Compulsions are repetitive behaviors or mental acts that one feels driven to perform in response to an obsession. The compulsions are aimed at preventing or ...Read more
Can Ritalin or similar make OCD symptoms worse? Also can Ritalin be taken safely with Prozac? I have OCD and inattentive ADD.
Doctors, will you prescribe fluxomine 100 with ritalin for an ADHD and OCD person ? Or it is dangerous ?
Which ssri meds or meds for OCD and anxiety problems are the safest to take with stimulant ADHD medications like ritalin 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
I have OCD and probably adhd(without hyperactivity). I am taking now faverin. Is it possible that my doctor prescribe me ritalin also next time ?
Is it helpful to take multivitamins if I have ADHD & OCD , & i'm taking ritalin & Zoloft & omega-3 supplement (efalex active 50+) ? And is it safe ?
Probably; yes: I believe it is beneficial for most people to take multivitamins. It's also probably useful for anyone taking most pharmaceuticals. Studies show mutivits. Can have a positive benefit on mood, esp. Those high in b complex: http://bit.Ly/1lu4aou multivitamins are very safe- see http://bit.Ly/18xyule there is no guarantee multivitamins will help but an excellent chance a quality one can be of value. ...Read more
Like any other med: The Concerta is prescribed to achieve a specific therapeutic target(s). These are derived from symptoms and physical findings. At diagnosis they should have been delineated by prescribing doc. Your adhd symptoms & your executive brain functions should be normalizing, without ill effects. This is not for you to do alone. Questionnaires provide framework for expressing symptoms, not physical signs. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Concerta: Hi, why do you want to take Concerta? Is it for ADHD? if that so you need to take it under close supervision of an experienced Psychiatrists due to numerous and dangerous side effect of medication including: high blood pressure and therefore heart attack and Stroke, Arrhythmia and etc. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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