Your Questions About Adhd Cures

Mark asks… How to get your dad to let you have ADD medication? I have my psychiatrist appointment tomorrow cuz of my ADD and he’s also a therapist and I want to talk to him about how ADHD is giving me a hard time concentrating basically. And I need adderall to concentrate and make my life much easier, but my dad told the psychiatrist not to prescribe me any drugs, what now? barry jennings answers: Ask your psychiatrist about drugs. He’s there to help you, not your dad. …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications List

Sharon asks… QUESTION ABOUT VYVANCE ADHD MEDICATION? I was diagnosed with ADHD and started taking 30 mg of Vyvanse about a two weeks ago and I am 16 years old. I have experienced headaches that start around 9 pm and last until 10 am the next morning. I have loss of appetite and a little nausea. I shake my legs and I’m always in an energized mood until about 8 or 9 pm. I know that these side effects are normal, but I have not seen any difference in my concentration yet. The only …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Kids

Mary asks… Should kids be medicated for ADHD? I have read so many negative things about medications for ADHD and am really upset that my step-son is on this medication. He was only on it for school but now he is on a higher dose and takes it everyday. He doesn’t eat after he takes it until dinner time and even then he sometimes wont eat. His mother refuses to try any other options and rushed into putting him on the medication. My husband is also upset about it but we know there …

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 Diets

Nancy asks… ADHD Diet. Has it worked for you? My son is 4 and we have been taking him to a physiologist for about 6 months now. We took him his physiologist last week. He said that maybe we needed to talk to my sons doctor about putting him on meds for ADHD. My husband and I don’t want to go that wrought yet. We want to try other steps first. We have tried different ways of discipline. They worked for a while, but he has back stepped. So I was wondering has any one on here has …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Teenagers

Sandra asks… Not sure how to handle this situation..? I have a younger brother who has a lot of issues, he is on medication for ADHD. He also does some other odd things, well things I find odd and don’t think most children do. he smears feces on the walls sometimes and will tear up a room because he says he was mad. I’ve worked with children for quite sometime and I have children of my own. I know the behavior of tearing up a room is somewhat common in the toddler years …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications

David asks… How are ADHD medications supposed to make you feel? I am taking 40mg of Vyvanse. After I take it I feel very energetic, but not focused. I was taking Metadate and that just made me extremely manic and anxious. I started with the Vyvanse, my Dr. said it wouldn’t “hit” me as hard. It is better but I still can’t seem to focus on my schoolwork/studying that needs to be done. I’m a college student, so it’s important for me to be able to solve …