Follow ADHD fish - want to see if anyone can relate. Was always a high performer in STEM undergrad (albeit bad procrastinator), but am now struggling in the working world, even a few years in (cont).
ADD/ADHD mommy 🐠: my husband and I are planning to start trying next year. My prescription is light (10mg XR/day) but I really have a hard time without it. I’m so nervous about not being able... (Ctd)
Happy Halloween 🎃 my fellow ADHD 🐠!Pros and cons for those of you who take adderall regularly? Just got diagnosed and will start the prescription today.
Seeing a psych for the first time next month to talk about add. Not sure what to expect. I'm pretty pharma averse but everyone has been saying how life changing Adderall /vyvanse are.
Does anyone here have troubles with presentations? I’ve been working on my public speaking skills through Toastmasters, and despite having more than 8 speeches under my belt, I continuously have...
Had to explain to a pharmacy tech that “Cannot be filled before 60 days after issue” did not mean the rx expired after 60 days...why are there still so many obstacles to getting rx filled
I’m SURE that I have diagnosable ADD and it negatively affects my performance. Should I try meds? Or just accept that I’ve made it this far and will likely continue to flourish without the meds?
I have been having a hard time focusing on work. Have never had this problem. Little things distract me and even simple tasks seem daunting. What type of doctor do I need to see to get help with this?
30 y/o 🐠 here recently diagnosed with ADD. I was prescribed 20mg Vyvanse and have been taking over the past 2 weeks. I really like how it dials me into my work however I’ve found that my (cont)...
Just took my first dose of Vyvanse today. 50mg. Made me irritable and anxious but hyperfocused and quiet. Is this common with ADHD meds? Does this go away? I am miserable. Don’t like this. Unhappy.
Newbie to ADHD diagnosis. I am considering medication but scared of getting addicted. how has medicine helped you? Thank you for sharing!
Anyone else here give up easily on things? I lose interest in almost everything I try, whether it’s the GMAT, a hobby, etc. How to motivate yourself and stay positive at the same time?
Have you ever gotten in trouble at work for your ADHD tendencies? If so, what were the repercussions & how did you handle?
Has anyone tried Keto and experienced a improvement in ADD symptoms? I’m really trying to get off medication at some point. I’ve tried exercise, but need more. Thanks! :)
Anyone else literally waste sooooo much time bouncing thoughts around in their brain tryna zero in on one
Think I left my laptop at a clients site. Ugh!! I won’t be back there for 3 weeks. I really hope it’s still there when my coworker goes in tomorrow!!
Impulse bought planner tailored to my “brain type” lol. Goes with an app. Planning stresses my ADD brain and this actually is laid out in a way that makes sense to me so will give it a shot https://projectevo.org