What medications will I be prescribed for adhd?

Depends. Usually medications in the stimulant family are prescribed as a first line treatment. Those include Vyvanse, (lisdexamfetamine) Adderall, Ritalin, Concerta, etc. Some doctors like to start with non-stimulants such as Strattera, Intuniv, Kapvay. It really depends on the individual, symptoms, and type of ADHD.

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What medications will I be prescribed for adhd?

Many possibilities. Speak to a psychiatrist about this. There are many medications forADHD. Some will be very activating such as Adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) while there are others which may help focus but not be too stimulating. You and your doc can figure out what the best choice would be for you. Read more...

Please answer! What medication will I be prescribed for adhd?

There are several. This disorder often responds to medications like methylphenidate or the amphetamines. But there are many others. Some patients try several before finding one that provides the most benefit with the least side effects. This will be determined by the doc. Since each patient has a unique metabolism, there is no "one size fits all" med. Read more...