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Are there any ADHD medications that work well with mood stabilizers?
9 doctors weighed in

Dr. Joel Feiner
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree
In brief: Why are you asking?
This is a question that shouldn't be answered without learning what the meds are being used for. Is the mood stabilizer the appropriate one? Are there multiple diagnoses being made? Is there drug or alcohol use?

In brief: Why are you asking?
This is a question that shouldn't be answered without learning what the meds are being used for. Is the mood stabilizer the appropriate one? Are there multiple diagnoses being made? Is there drug or alcohol use?
Dr. Joel Feiner
Dr. Joel Feiner
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes, and
Not only are there add medications that work well with mood stabilizers, but not treating the bipolar comorbid with add will lead many times to poor control of add, & vice-versa.

In brief: Yes, and
Not only are there add medications that work well with mood stabilizers, but not treating the bipolar comorbid with add will lead many times to poor control of add, & vice-versa.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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Dr. Alfredo Soto
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
If by "work well" you mean whether medications don't interact with each other then all medications used for adhd can also be used with medications that are commonly called mood stabilizers used for treatment of bipolar disorder.

In brief: Yes
If by "work well" you mean whether medications don't interact with each other then all medications used for adhd can also be used with medications that are commonly called mood stabilizers used for treatment of bipolar disorder.
Dr. Alfredo Soto
Dr. Alfredo Soto
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