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Inattentive Adhd In Adults
No, but it works: Two classes of stimulants are used to treat adhd--methylphenidate and amphetamine. Adderall is one type of amphetamine. Both classess of stimulants have similar benefits, response rates, and side effects; but, individual responses differe markedly, so finding the type and form that works best for you can take some close work with an experienced physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Recent diagnosis of adult ADHD inattentive-15-45mg Adderall no effec then concerta 36-108 mildimprov what can doc prescription next? why are these not working?
Cog Behavior Tx: Of course it would be a nice thing to have it all solved by a medication - but very often, it takes more. It's good you had improvement. CBT can round that out and you'll learn skills that you can use forever in many areas of life. Consider a combo! ...Read more
Get eval: There are several good medications but each has to be matched to the characteristics of the patient, and sometimes it requires the use of a primary medication plus a second "adjunctive" medication. This can only be determined by working with your health care provider. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Maybe: Nuvigil is a derivative of provigil. Provigil has been shown to be effective in treating adhd in several well done reports, eg, psychiatry res. 2009 aug 15;168(3):234-7. E pub 2009 may 12. Similar studies are pending on nuvigil, so its use would be as a third line if other treatments fail. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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