Can adults have ADHD?

… (Wellbutrin), which affects the brain chemical dopamine, showed benefits for adults with ADHD.28 Older antidepressants, called tricyclics, sometimes are used because they, like stimulants or atomoxetine, affect the brain chemical norepinephrine. Adult prescriptions for stimulants and other medications require special considerations. For example, adults often require other medications for physical problems, such as diabetes or high blood pressure, or for anxiety and depression. Some of these …

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… person ages In Parkinson’s disease childhood symptoms are very rare and although the disease is not uncommon in young adults, it is still considered a disease of older age. Personally, I think that with many PwPs the precursor symptoms begin to appear when the person is in late 30s or early 40s. They simply are not recognized as symptoms of PD and so the deterioration of dopamine neurons continues until there is also a decrease in the number of norepinephrine neurons which seems to …

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… doctors treat ADHD, Cyclothymia, and Social phobia together in one patient? ADHD medications boost Norepinephrine and dopamine. Social phobia medications (SSRIs) will make the cyclothymia worse. Cyclothymia medications are mood stabilizers. Some mood stabilizers are also dopamine antagonists which should worsen the ADHD. Any idea what doctors would use for this situation? barry jennings answers: Medication for mood stabilization only and therapy. Powered by Yahoo! Answers …

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… sharp bursts, with plenty of opportunities in between for them to burn off the excess energy they have. Also remembering that ADHD is most often caused by an over-preponderance of dopamine and that the way to control dopamine production is through stimulating the serotonergic system. Mandy asks… Does Fish Oil really help with children who have Attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder? Nephew just turned 2 and someone said to have him take that cause it will help him. Is this true and …

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… ADD/ADHD is caused by a low levels of dopaminergic activity while schizophrenia (and psychosis in general) is caused by high levels of dopaminergic activity. It seems that either way, if dopamine is off balance in the brain it cases problems. barry jennings answers: Actually I have researched this, and although I am not an “expert” apparently, they kind of are “opposites” in regards to dopamine levels, but NOTHING else. Apparently, it is believed that one of the …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Teenagers

… I don’t hear voices. Here are some symptoms I experience: – lack of motivation, apathy; – inability to concentrate; – social withdrawn; – loss of interest in studies, work, and friends; – social anxiety and fearfulness; – no interest in making and keeping friends; – lack of emotional expression; – monotone speech; I believe I have always had high dopamine levels. I inherited it from my mother. She has OCDs and high adrenaline. She inherited …

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… work. You’ll find yourself concentrating much better when you start on them. If one medication doesnt work then just try another. The drugs available are Ritalin, Concerta, strattera and too manny to mention! ADHD is caused by a chemical imbalance in the brain. Its a deficiency of a chemical called dopamine, which the brain uses to focus and concentrate, without it however, the brain hyperfocuses or focuses on too many things at once. Hope this helps. And it is NOT A MENTAL ILLNESS! …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets

… Ken asks… What diet pill has the same stimulant effect as the adhd drug vyvanse/adderall? barry jennings answers: I answered a question like this a while ago, ill copy paste it for you. ———————————- One common appetite suppressant is Sibutramine (Meridia trade name). Basically how this works is it messes about with the dopamine and Serotonin levels in your brain. These chemicals/hormones naturally occur in the body, …

Your Questions About Adhd Symptoms In Adults

… do i really know this for sure? barry jennings answers: Hope this helps John asks… what symptoms will adhd medication help address in an adult ? barry jennings answers: Pretty much the same as in a child, all the core symptoms. It increases dopamine (which the ADHD brain is deficient in) in the brain, effectively canceling out (to a certain extent) the ADHD. Powered by Yahoo! Answers …