Your Questions About Adhd Medications And Weight Loss

… Excuse the expression, but duh; I already know that, and gaining weight will just send me right back into my eating disorder. So any information would be extremely helpful! Peace & Good Health barry jennings answers: You don’t say why your anti-depressant was switched; because i do not know that the best answer i can give you is that wellbutrin is pretty much the only anti-depressant that causes weight loss. Weight gain is a perfectly valid and normal reason for switching …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Children

Linda asks… How well does Wellbutrin work for children with ADHD? Wellbutrin is an anti-depressant psychotropic medication often given to adults with depression. But the normal ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) medications are not working really well with him. I just wondered if anyone else’s child has been on Wellbutrin (whether or not the child has ADHD. barry jennings answers: Just curious if you have tried Dexedrine? Also, no drugs are going to help without …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications And Weight Loss

… them! Now, on the other hand, you sound like you actually have a legitimate case of ADHD. It’s something that can be accurately treated with Ritalin, which is perfectly fine. Just so you know, every medication has side effects that sound scary. I was once on an anti-depressant and one of the side effects was feeling suicidal, just like what you listed for yours. The whole time I’ve taken my meds I’ve never once felt suicidal. In fact, my pills were kind of for the opposite. If …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Adults

… to medications in general. Thanks again! barry jennings answers: Effexor is not used for ADD. It’s an anti-depressant and can also be used for anxiety. Usually doctors prescribe amphetamines, like Ritalin, for ADD. Also, Effexor is not a drug that is monitored closely with bloodwork. Either your mom doesn’t have ADD, or she needs to find a new doctor. A second opinion never hurts. Powered by Yahoo! Answers …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications

… stimulants and can definitely trigger mania symptoms in Bi-polar disorder. But Wellburtrin is an anti-depressant and has been prescribed to many who can’t tolerate stimulants for ADHD as on off-label use with some success. Apparently this med increases specific neurotransmitters in the prefrontal cortex similarly to stimulants do, without the stimulant effect (although it can cause jitters and insomnia, etc as side effects). So maybe it would be appropriate for bi-polar disorder as well …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Adults

… can barely function. When I tell my doctor(s) that I’m tired all the time, they seem to just want to prescribe anti-depressants. But I’m not depressed and I just want to feel healthy on my own. I’m sick of messing with my poor brain chemicals. Any advice for stopping the Ritalin? Its 20mg also, IR at the moment. Thanks in advance for any advice! Thanks for the answers – Just to clarify, I do not need an anti-depressant, and I’m looking for advice on stopping adult …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Add

Paul asks… Chiropractor Practice advice? Now like most of the people that commented on my last question, saying that alternative medicine doesn’t work, but me being 18 and have been on at least 8 different medications that almost killed me and some being very strong sleeping medications and medicine for my digestive system anti-inflammatory for my leg pain and hand pain (caused by several medications combined) and anti-depressant meds, and having a surgeon who messed up a surgery …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures Kids

… son and my son want even Phased by the threat he responded by “OK TASE ME! Does it look like i give a Damn?!” He then was restrained and he fought the officers who were restraining him. The officer persuaded me to let him bring him to a Psychiatric Hospital which i let him do . He went there and they found nothing wrong with him and just said we recommend therapy and a anti-depressant for his anxiety which we refused to give him due to the Side Effects but accepted therapy which he …

Your Questions About Adhd In Adults

… and did nothing. I’m very frustrated and looking for a cure. What medications have been successful in treating adults with ADHD? barry jennings answers: You might want to look up ADHD on sites such as WebMD, Yahoo Health and the American Psychological Association, which gives comprehensive information about symptoms and treatment. Several medications have been found to be effective, such as Ritalin, Adderall and Strattera, as well as Bupropion (Wellbutrin), which is an anti-depressant. …