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What is the best alternative to adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?
7 doctors weighed in

Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree
In brief: The best medication
Is the one that works for you with the fewest side effects.
In this case, Concerta or Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) may be appropriate alternatives. But you must talk with your doctor about what is happening to you that you want to change the medicine.

In brief: The best medication
Is the one that works for you with the fewest side effects.
In this case, Concerta or Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) may be appropriate alternatives. But you must talk with your doctor about what is happening to you that you want to change the medicine.
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Dr. Susan Uhrich
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Methylphenidate
The most common alternative is methylphenidate in its several forms, including Ritalin, ritalin LA, conceta, metadate, etc.
other alternatives include provigil and nuvigil

In brief: Methylphenidate
The most common alternative is methylphenidate in its several forms, including Ritalin, ritalin LA, conceta, metadate, etc.
other alternatives include provigil and nuvigil
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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Dr. Alan Ali
Strattera?
Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
In brief: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)
Other alternatives are stimulants such as Ritalin or Vyvanse, (lisdexamfetamine) or non-stimulants such as Strattera.

In brief: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)
Other alternatives are stimulants such as Ritalin or Vyvanse, (lisdexamfetamine) or non-stimulants such as Strattera.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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