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Do those who have adhd/add often suffer from other mental disorders?

9 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

They may or may not.
They could have anxiety or mood disorders. Substance abuse disorders or personality disorders or it could be an isolated diagnosis.

In brief: Yes

They may or may not.
They could have anxiety or mood disorders. Substance abuse disorders or personality disorders or it could be an isolated diagnosis.
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Dr. Gregg Friedman
Gregg L. Friedman MD Psychiatrist agrees
Dr. Stephen Guffanti
Occupational Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Sometimes

It is not unusual for them to be depressed, anxious or antisocial.
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In brief: Sometimes

It is not unusual for them to be depressed, anxious or antisocial.
You can learn more at http://bit.Ly/153fa87.
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Dr. Marie Beasley
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes, very common.

Especially when untreated, ADHD is commonly associated with other mental disorders such as depression, anxiety, substance use disorders.
In children it is commonly associated with tic disorders as well, such as Tourette's Syndrome.

In brief: Yes, very common.

Especially when untreated, ADHD is commonly associated with other mental disorders such as depression, anxiety, substance use disorders.
In children it is commonly associated with tic disorders as well, such as Tourette's Syndrome.
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Dr. Stephen Guffanti
Occupational Medicine

In brief: Sometimes

It is not unusual for them to be depressed, anxious or antisocial.
You can learn more at http://bit.Ly/153fa87.

In brief: Sometimes

It is not unusual for them to be depressed, anxious or antisocial.
You can learn more at http://bit.Ly/153fa87.
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