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Adderral
Buspar
Catapres
Concerta
Cylert
Daytrana
Despiramine
Dexedrene
Dextrostat
Focalin
Metadate CD
Methylin
Prozac
Ritalin
Strattera
Tenex
Tofranil
Wellbutrin
Vyvanse

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Can Wellbutrin be used to treat ADHD?

I am a 46 year old mom of 4 and have been unable to focus on one thing but instead feel bombarded by everything. This caused me to waste a lot of time during the day just look

What medications are used to treat ADHD?

The most common medications used to treat ADHD are drugs belonging  to a category of drugs called psychostimulants. These drugs include  amphetamines such as Adderall (mixed

Should parents medicate their children for ADHD?

The decision to give medication to your child is a very personal decision that you should make with your healthcare professional. Your doctor's opinion, your own opinion, and

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What medications are used for adult ADHD?

The same medications used to treat childhood ADHD are used in adults. The most commonly prescribed treatment are a type of drugs called pscyhostimulants which include Ritalin

Is Wellbutrin used to treat ADHD?

  Wellbutrin is frequently used in the treatment of ADHD and in my experience working in the mental health field, is typically one of the first medications prescribed for

Are stimulants used to treat ADHD?

Yes; stimulants are the most tested and clinically effective medication option for ADHD. The best treatment for ADHD includes medication, counseling, and lifestyle changes.

What medications treat both ADHD and depression?

The most common medications used to treat ADHD include stimulants. Rarely, stimulants are used for treatment resistant depression. There are also off-label drugs such as Wellb

Can venlafaxine be used for treating ADHD?

Yes; Venlafaxine has been prescribed off-label to help treat ADHD with symptoms of depression and/or anxiety as it belongs to a class of drugs known as SNRI's (serotonin-norep

What is the best medication to treat adult ADHD?

There is no best medication for ADHD because individual results will vary. Some respond to stimulants, while others respond to non-stimulants, and some do not respond to drugs

Why has the use of medication to treat children with ADHD created controversy?

The controversy surrounds the most common group of drugs used to treat ADHD, psychostimulants. Psychostimulants can be addictive and abused, and some groups have feared the un

Which medications treat depression and ADHD in adults?

The attached link has a complete list for you. Most drugs used on ADHD children are also used on adults but with different dosages and sometimes different formulas. See link b

Can Paxil be used to treat ADHD?

No; Paxil is brand-name paroextine and is used to treat depression and anxiety disorders. Paroxetine has shown no benefit in treating ADHD, however it is sometimes prescribed