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How long did it take for Seroquel to kick in? Aside for the sleeping effect, which I appreciate?

Posted 21 Jan 2016 by RS92 8 answers

I've been on Quetiapine Fumarate for almost 2 weeks. I started at 25mg at bedtime and then went up to 50mg at bedtime. This Friday night will mark 2 weeks. I've been diagnosed with Cyclothymia, a slight case of Borderline, and ADHD. I'm also going through a breakup, so I'm in a ...

Why do I get sleepy after taking Vyvanse or Adderall?

Posted 3 Mar 2015 by D3b 12 answers

I am currently on Vyvanse 60 Mg Cap for Adult ADHD without hyperactivity. I have been on Adderall in the past. My other medications include Fluoxetine for depression and Etodolac for arthritis. My question is, why do I get sleepy after taking Vyvanse or Adderall? They are both amphetamines and ...

Is there a difference between bupropion hcl xl and wellbutrin xl?

Posted 11 Jun 2014 by scott22 4 answers

read the comments on wellbutrin xl on this site, one comment suggested getting wellbutrin, more $$? have very mild depression and adult ADHD. met with doctor today and when i picked up medication was burporpion, subsitute for Wellbutrin. so started investigating before i get started. appreciate the ...

Adult ADHD - I take Adderall XR 30mg, it no longer works for me. I thought of increasing dose, but?

Posted 15 Apr 2015 by cburr4 3 answers

... doctor suggested stopping the medicine for a couple of weeks then restart. Stating that I was building up tolerance to the dose and stopping would allow me to not have the tolerance anymore. Not sure I can handle doing this with my job etc. Any thoughts? Please advise!

Is Dexedrine better for ADHD when Adderall causes anxiety and ED?

Posted 21 Aug 2015 by BrentDG 1 answer

I was finally diagnosed with adult ADHD 2 months ago at the age of 30. My psychiatrist put me on Adderall, XR which has allowed me to focus on one thing until it's done (instead of getting sidetracked a dozen times) for the first time in my life. It's really been great, being able to ...

How long does it take to work welbutrin..and can it help with adult adhd?

Posted 21 Apr 2014 by heatherjelliott 3 answers

my doc perscribed this and i just wondered if it will help me get my life back

Oxycotin er 30mg 2xday changed to Opana er 2xday. What's the difference in increase pain help?

Posted 15 Dec 2015 by sufferinbyinjustice 6 answers

(I've noted this question 2x but can't find it anywhere on here,so if you see it again.sorry)but I'm going from oxycotin er 30mg 2xday to opana er(I'm guessing it will be the brand bc that's what my insurance approved,right?cn the pharmacist go ahead and just fill it with ...

How long until you experience the full benefits of Adderall XR. (Adult ADHD)?

Posted 26 Jun 2018 by Naptime 5 answers

I also take Wellbutrin SR. I was given the Wellbutrin SR to help the Strattera that I was taking to be more effective. The Strattera wasn't cutting it, so that was switched to the Adderall XR. I was left on the Wellbutrin SR. I also take 0.5 mg of Clonazepam 3 times a day for anxiety (it also ...

Strattera - is Straterra a stimulant drug?

Posted 10 Apr 2013 by angelgreason1 4 answers

I've read numerous sites that Straterra is Not a Stimulant drug. But I've been told by my Doctor and by my Mental Health worker that it is a Stimulant. Pls. Tell me who's lying to me???

I am 47 yr old woman who is very busy unorganized and overwhelmed what would help me?

Posted 28 Jun 2014 by Flo6946 5 answers

I have a very fast pace position dealing with the public mainly people needing warrants recalled and counseling on court appearances. I have at least 70 or more ppl a day I have to deal with and still want to be considerate and patient due to their instability issues. I love my job and helping ppl ...

Is there an over the counter version of Adderall XR for Adult AdHd, with excessive fatigue?

Posted 31 Oct 2014 by jblack213094 3 answers

I have adult AdHd, and have been taking Adderall XR. I was wondering if there is an alternative that is cheaper, and preferably no pills. My big issue is excessive fatigue. Any inight would be greatly appreciated. Thank you

Costco would not fill my Adderall Rx because it has been 11 months since I physically saw my Dr.?

Posted 19 Jul 2013 by RxFedup 1 answer

... This is a new Costco policy as of June 3, 2013 requiring patients be seen every 3 months for Class 2 and every 6 months for Class 3 prescriptions. I have Adult ADHD and been on Adderall for 7 years and have seen the same Dr. for at least 20 years, I think he is capable of determining how often ...

My fiance just began vivvanse regimen. How long can she expect the drug to stay in her system?

Posted 1 Mar 2013 by tommythek49 3 answers

She is concerned about 1/2 life and whether or not there can possibly be a build-up in her system.

What should I expect being switched from 40mg of Ritalin a day to 30mg of adderall?

Posted 30 May 2014 by mommmyof5 1 answer

My Dr switched me today from 40mg of ir Ritalin to 30mg ir adderall. Its not BC of anything bad just doesn't feel its strong enough and wasn't comfortable upping dose again. Now I should also note that I suffer from low energy vs high which is another reason for change. She gave me the ...

Adult ADHD - Why is it so difficult to find a Psychiatrist that will actually take me as a adult?

Posted 18 Sep 2016 by mygoodies6t9 1 answer

seriously... when it is so apparent that you need a stimulant and have been suffering from add since childhood! Sometimes I feel like people who are in need of help fall victim to the others that abuse the stimulates and it adversely affects the honest adults who are needing help to find there way ...

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