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Is it dangerous to take 10mg of Lexapro (escitalopram) (for mild ocd) and concerta 36mg?

Is it dangerous to take 10mg of Lexapro (escitalopram) (for mild ocd) and concerta 36mg?

Not likely: The two medications may have some common side effects but should not in normal prescribed use be "dangerous". ...Read more

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Dr. Alan Ali
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Doctors, will you prescribe fluxomine 100 with ritalin (methylphenidate) for an ADHD and OCD person ? Or it is dangerous ?

Doctors, will you prescribe fluxomine 100 with ritalin (methylphenidate) for an ADHD and OCD person ? Or it is dangerous ?

The combo may increa: The blood level of the luvox, (fluvoxamine) so you may need to cut back on that some. Otherwise I use this combination and have never run into problems with it. ...Read more

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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 more

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Is it helpful to take multivitamins if I have ADHD & OCD , & i'm taking ritalin & Zoloft (sertraline) & omega-3 supplement (efalex active 50+) ? And is it safe ?

Is it helpful to take multivitamins if I have ADHD & OCD , & i'm taking ritalin & Zoloft (sertraline) & 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

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What is concerta?

What is concerta?

Medication for ADHD: Concerta is a CNS (central nervous system) stimulant used to treat add (attention deficit disorder) and adhd (attention defici-hyperactivity disorder). ...Read more

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Concerta causing tic? What should I do?

Stop: You need to talk to your doctor about stopping the Concerta and taking something else. Other medications, like adderall, Ritalin can also cause tics. Other medications for adhd such as strattera and intuiv and wellbutrin (bupropion) will not cause tics. ...Read more