I am on disability and recently am on medicare. Medicare don't want to pay for the dosage my doctor is recommending. I have been on this medication for over 3 years and really like it. Are there any alternatives that are like - sisters - to Vyvanse?
28 Oct 2011
Hi minniemouse - Do you take Vyvanse for Adult ADHD? Since it is a stimulant of similar make-up, have you tried Dextroamphetamine? Or, Dextrostat? This is one of the meds that has been used for years for both ADHD, and to supplement actions of both depression meds. & bipolar meds. But, principally with ADHD. Also, can you see the Psychiatrist and ask for a med with similar characteristics? I'm also on disability, and Medicare pays for an ample supply of my Dextro, in 3 month batches. Good luck! J.
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