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 …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Kids

… also typically develop tolerance within three months and once that happens the medication needs to be stopped. Some people don’t become tolerant and use medication long term and actually do well with it- but that is rare. I wish there was a magic pill for weight loss but there is none. But I would talk with your doctor and at a minimum many people do benefit for a few weeks of something like Tenuate or one of the other mild non-amphetamine stimulants. Powered by Yahoo! Answers …

Your Questions About Adhd Drugs

Charles asks… Help me understand this about ADD/ADHD drugs? How does a drug like Ritalin or Adderall which are stimulants help someone who is already hyperactive and anxious. I’ve read that they give it to people with anxiety already. Wouldn’t a STIMULANT make everything worse? Can someone explain this to me? barry jennings answers: Medication level you out. If your hyper it levels you out…if your unfocused it levels you out. My daughter is ADD (not hyper at all and …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications And Weight Loss

… alcohol, so I don’t know if that translates to needing a higher dose or not. 2. Do people normally gain a tolerance for stimulants to the point where they no longer work without taking dangerous amounts? If that’s the case, what can I do to prevent this? 3. If the same thing happens with the 60mg dose (it stops helping me), what’s my next step? 4. Do ADHD patients have to switch meds frequently to avoid tolerance? 5. Will the suppressed appetite symptoms go away, too? I know …

Your Questions About Adhd Meds

… same for every branch or different? I would like to pursue a career in the military, however I have ADHD/ADD, If i take meds what are the regs for the different branches? barry jennings answers: I am not sure about the different branches and can only report what has been told to me, but I have had several clients tell me that they have checked and are not allowed in the service if they have a documented case of ADD and have taken stimulants for it. This is also the same for pilots. I …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications Vyvanse

… and confident (especially in the early hours of the drug taking effect), but it won’t be as overwhelming. This is partly due to simply getting used to being focused all the time. Kind of like when you get glasses for the first time, and you think “wow, I can freakin see” but after a while, it’s not such an amazing thing — except on those days you forget your glasses. I have one major piece of advice for taking Vyvanse: EAT. stimulants have this uncanny ability to …

Your Questions About Adhd Treatment

… answers: It’s the weirdest thing ever but it’s true 🙂 i’m ADD and have been all my life and i’ve been on lots of medications for it (from the time i was 5 until i was around 20) and they’ve all been stimulants. People with ADD react very differently than people without ADD to depressants and stimulants. It’s not like you’re giving your son prozac to make him happy or whatever. You’re giving him something to balance out the brain chemicals and so …