ADHD Consultants

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Switched from adderall to straterra now offthem all together because I was struggling significant with impotency. Now that I’m off them all together impotency has been solved but I’m struggling (cont)

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How does everyone stay focused during meetings? I often leave the meeting feeling like I have no idea what just happened.

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Does anyone have experience with non-stimulant medication? I’ve had bad anxiety from Adderall in the past and I don’t know what to ask for when I see my doc.

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I’m going to quit my meds. Tbh, I feel like they’ve been holding me back.

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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).

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Any good NYC physiatrist recommendations for diagnosing adult adhd? Feel free to DM. Thanks!

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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)

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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.

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Anyone else pace while taking calls?

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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.

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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...

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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

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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?

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I’m starting back on strattera and stopping the Wellbutrin.

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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?

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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)...

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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.

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Newbie to ADHD diagnosis. I am considering medication but scared of getting addicted. how has medicine helped you? Thank you for sharing!

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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?

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Have you ever gotten in trouble at work for your ADHD tendencies? If so, what were the repercussions & how did you handle?

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