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ADHD, anxiety, and depression Medications Uncategorized

ADHD Medications: Starting out and titrating

I have spent many days covering a lot about learning and behavioral problems. Topics covered include why and how to get these issues diagnosed, who is involved in the diagnostic process, and treatment options with diet, supplements, and alternative treatments. Yesterday I covered what prescription medications are typically used and side effects they may cause. […]

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ADHD, anxiety, and depression Medications

ADHD Medications: Types and side effects

I have spent several days on the diagnosis of learning and behavioral problems and non-medical, dietary and supplementalĀ treatments that can be used for these issues. Today I will focus on the types of prescription medications used primarily for ADHD as well as their side effects. Tomorrow will cover how to get started on a medication […]

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ADHD, anxiety, and depression Insurance

Generics for Concerta 2017

Concerta is a long acting methylphenidate used to treat ADHD successfully in many kids and adults. It has a unique time release system that makes it preferred over other medications and difficult to recreate. Sadly, there are once again companies that are trying to substitute for Concerta. Generics for Concerta may not be equivalent to […]