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Is it hard to get a prescription for Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) from your psychologist?

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Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Prescription

Only a psychiatrist, a nurse practitioner, or a physician 's assistant has prescriptive power. With some exceptions, psychologists do not prescribe meds, generally.

In brief: Prescription

Only a psychiatrist, a nurse practitioner, or a physician 's assistant has prescriptive power. With some exceptions, psychologists do not prescribe meds, generally.
Dr. Andrew Berry
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Dr. Alan Ali
Also your PCP can prescribe
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: PSYCHOLOGISTS

No the psychologist can not prescribe drugs, it can only be prescribed by a md, pa or nurse practitioner.

In brief: PSYCHOLOGISTS

No the psychologist can not prescribe drugs, it can only be prescribed by a md, pa or nurse practitioner.
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