Your Questions About Adhd Medications List

James asks… Prescription Medication Concern Traveling to Indonesia from the USA…? Hello, My concern is that I will be traveling to Indonesia with my prescription medication. I want to make sure that the medication I will be traveling with is not considered illegal and I would get in trouble due to not being aware of whether it is or it isn’t. Therefore, the medications I will be traveling with that are: Classified as Narcotics will be: 1) Adderall (Amphetamine Salts) 30mg …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications And Weight Loss

Linda asks… Helppp just DX’d With AD/HD Question About Ritalin And Medications? I’m a sixteen year old girl a sophomore at high school (previous dx’d with Asperger Syndrome since age 6), I was diagnosed with AD/HD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder a couple weeks ago after my mom hesitated to get my symptoms checked after I told my parents the problems I was having with maintaining focus and being easily distracted, racing thoughts making it hard to sleep, the …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Children

Thomas asks… For those of you that have ADHD children? My 10 yr. old son is being treated for ADHD. He is on a medication called Methylphenidate (generic for ritalin). His permanent teeth are very discolored and he brushes regularly. Is this caused from the meds? I am also hearing that prolong use of this drug can cause other things as well. Can you give me any kind of feedback on this? barry jennings answers: My son was on this for several years and it is something we never …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications Side Effects

Lizzie asks… What are the side effects to these medications? I went to a doctor and they diagnosed me for having severe manic depression, daylight hallusenations, bipolar disorder, border line persoallity, severe anexity, insomnia, and ADHD. They perscribed me Adderrall, Welbutrin, Lithium, Attarax, L-Theanine, Xanex, and Trazodone. What are the side effects of these medications and what do they do? I just wanna get some info before taking any… barry jennings answers: …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Teenagers

… Phobia’s,Depression etc? I am on Medications.I have been deprogrammed.I am 52 but in ways much older and younger in some areas. I have been seeing professionals since the age of 14.I have worked on my self as well.I have done a lot research, reading books, groups etc.I am reprogramming my brain.I have the logical part working great. My Doctors can only do so much. I need help from someone that knows what needs to be done. Have you or anyone you know had to do this and came out with …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications And Weight Loss

Richard asks… Adderall- why is it “safe” for 7year olds with ADHD but not considered safe for weight loss? I have known a couple of people who have been taking Adderall since they were 7 years old for ADHD. Yet, I have heard so many people say that doctors prescribing Adderall for weight loss is dangerous. If its too dangerous to out weigh the cons of helping you to loose weight then- why is it so common for kids to be on it? Is ADHD really that dangerous of a condition? It …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Kids

Ken asks… What are the best medications for ADHD? I need this for myself, not my kid. I am 34 years old and need something to help myself in college. I took Ritalin in middle school. Hated that stuff! That was in 1987. That was all they had out then. Now there is better stuff out. Ritalin did not help me at all. It made things worse. I could not sleep, it did not help me pay attention, nothing. barry jennings answers: Adderall XR – it is currently the most widely prescribed …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications Vyvanse

William asks… Would taking Vyvanse the medication for ADD help me loose weight if Im not ADD or ADHD? barry jennings answers: It’s a moot point, because without being diagnosed with ADD/ADHD, you won’t be prescribed it anyway. If someone were to use another person’s prescription for this, it would be illegal. Helen asks… Can taking a bath inhibit the effects of Vyvanse and other ADHD medications? I don’t know if it’s just me, but It seems …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Children

Lizzie asks… Why are children given anti-depressants and other such medications? I’ve been seeing more and more children that are being given medication for Depression and ADHD. In my opinion, a 6 year old should not be given such kinds of medications since their brain is still developing. Do you agree that giving children such medication is wrong or do you disagree with me? Please explain why. barry jennings answers: Most children who are diagnosed with ADHD I doubt even have …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications And Weight Loss

Maria asks… Can ADHD medication cause weight loss? I am fifteen, and I have recently been diagnosed with ADHD. I’m going to talk to a psychiatrist soon about which ADHD medication I should get on. I know that ADHD medication does cause weight loss, but I would like to know if I have ADHD and I if I take the medication, would I still loose weight? I’m currently overweight, and it would be nice if I could loose some weight as well as focus on my school work. If it would still …