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Doctor insights on: What To Do If You Are Going Through Prescription Drug Withdrawal

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I will not have my Adderall(20mg IR) or Vyvanse(60mg XR) prescriptions for 5 days. Please help me get through withdrawal. I am scared. ?

I will not have my Adderall(20mg IR) or Vyvanse(60mg XR) prescriptions for 5 days. Please help me get through withdrawal. I am scared. ?

You will be ok: As long as you do not have to do a lot of tedious work that requires concentration you should be OK. It is a holiday weekend so hopefully you are off and can just rest. ...Read more

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What's the best prescription drug for low motivation? If you give me 1 million dollars to do anything i want i don't feel like doing anything. :(

What's the best prescription drug for low motivation? If you give me 1 million dollars to do anything i want i don't feel like doing anything. :(

See below: These symptoms can only be adequately addressed by your doctor in real-time (face-to-face). Only after a thorogh evaluation, possibly including labs and other studies, can he/she determine what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Medicare prescription drug coverage going away?

Medicare prescription drug coverage going away?

Not currently: The goal of the right wing is to completly eliminate all entitlements: medicare, social security, all forms of welfare and use the money saved to pay for cuts in the taxes of the wealthy. This includes the drug coverage. As long as a significant percentage of the population believes in this and votes like minded people in office, then that is the future. Is this your goal? ...Read more

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How do prescription drug plans pbms work?

PBMs: Pharmacy benefit manager (pbm) is a third party administrator of prescription drug programs. They process & pay prescription drug claims, develop formulary, contract with pharmacies, & negotiate discounts & rebates with drug manufacturers. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about accidental prescription drug overdose?

Can you tell me about accidental prescription drug overdose?

NPCC: You can call the national poison control center (1-800-222-1222) 24/7 to get information about any type of overdose. ...Read more

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How do I find out about prescription drug assistance programs?

How do I find out about prescription drug assistance programs?

Rx drug programmes: Call your states health department or ask the doctors and social workers at a free clinic run by state or federally funded. ...Read more

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Does anyone know of any prescription drug assistance programs?

Rx assistance progra: You can try to enroll in a state medicaid programme if you have the eligibility.Since it is available as generic there is no programme by drug company to help you out. ...Read more

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How to safely stop prescription drug so that I can take lumiday?

How to safely stop prescription drug so that I can take lumiday?

It depends.: Some prescription drugs have to be tapered and cannot be stopped abruptly. Lumiday is an antidepressant and contains 5 HTP which is a precursor of Serotonin present in antidepressants of the Serotonin Selective types so you have to consult your doctor on how to taper your prescription medications. ...Read more

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What types of information are typically on a prescription drug insert?

What types of information are typically on a prescription drug insert?

A lot: By law, the drug companies have to list every reaction that may have been associted with the medication. Usually the drug insert also includes information about the mechanism of action and even the chemical structure of the drug. ...Read more