Your Questions About Adhd Medications And Weight Loss

Sandy asks… Lexapro & weight gain? I have an eating disorder (bulimia), depression, and ADHD. My psychiatrist has recently changed my antidepressant from prozac to lexapro, and I’m on adderall for the ADHD. I’ve been reading about lexapro’s side effects online and a lot of people have said that the medication caused them to gain weight. This information is really important to me because I just got out of treatment for my ED, am in recovery, and REALLY don’t …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Adults

George asks… When a person diagnosed with Adult ADHD takes medication for it…? do they just appear normal? Like does it stop the fidgeting and hyperactivity completely? strike up the concentration and lower the distraction down to “normal” level? Stop speaking too much and stop being so random? Not appear to have any ADHD symptoms whatsoever? . barry jennings answers: It depends on a lot of factors. 1. The severity of the ADHD. If the adult has mild ADHD then in …

Adult ADHD: Climbing Out of a Dark Depression

This is a great article! Adult ADHD: Climbing Out of a Dark Depression ADDitude (blog) "To claw my way back from hopelessness and defeat, I needed a reminder to look beyond my own problems. ADHD symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment information for adults and children from experts in attention deficit and learning disabilities like dyslexia." http://www.additudemag.com/adhdblogs/6/9632.html  Go check it out …

Your Questions About Adhd In Adults

Lisa asks… Whats the most effective drug for male adults with adhd 25 years and up? http://micropoll.com/t/KEG1WZBINL Please vote which is your most effective drug for adhd to help me choose the right one. They wanted me to try vyvance but my insurance didnt cover it so now they are telling me to go on concerta which i have in the past and when i did try it for two days i felt like i was sooo extremely depressed please help thanks. barry jennings answers: Being over 25 you should ask …

Your Questions About Adhd Treatment

Mark asks… What is the best treatment for ADHD: Vyvanse or Concerta? My doctor is going to put me on a stimulant tmr to control my symptoms of ADHD. He first put me on strattera to control my depression, and now is going to either add dexedrine, concerta or vyvanse. Which one, adhd users, is the most effective in controlling your adhd symptoms? Thanks barry jennings answers: About a year and a half ago I finally went to the doctor to get medicine for my ADHD..he put me on Vyvanse..it …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications List

Daniel asks… ADHD Medications, Do you trust them? I certainly do, (only the stimulants, others dont work at all for me) But I dont understand why so many people are against these drugs. because the majority of them haven’t even took them or even know how they help alot of people function in everyday life. How could you people be so sure about something you haven’t even experienced? No, they are not natural, but mushrooms are, and I could list a few types that would kill you …

ADHD ? What Is ADHD and Do Socioeconomic Factors Influence ADHD Symptoms?

ADHD ? What Is ADHD and Do Socioeconomic Factors Influence ADHD Symptoms? ADHD stands for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Most estimates have the number of diagnosed cases growing a rate of 3 percent every year making it one of the most diagnosed conditions of our time. One recent study estimated that one out of every ten school aged children and one out of every 17 adults struggle with one of the three types of ADHD (inattentive, hyperactive/impulsive, combined). Attention deficit …

ADD/ADHD in Children-The What and Hows of

(PRWEB) January 31, 2005 Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADD or ADHD) is one of the most common neurobehavioral disorders of childhood and unfortunately most of its causes are unknown. It can persist through adolescence and into adulthood. According to the estimation of American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-IV (DSM-IV-TR) 3%-7% of children suffer from ADHD. Some studies have estimated higher rates in community samples. Surprisingly, ADHD is …

What is ADHD

What is ADHD Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: What Is ADHD?Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is also known as hyperactivity or attention deficit disorder (ADD). ADHD is a common condition that affects both children and adults.Children with ADHD generally have problems paying attention or concentrating. They can’t seem to follow directions and are easily bored or frustrated with tasks. They also tend to move constantly and are impulsive, not stopping to think before …