|Following are a list of medications that are more commonly
prescribed for Attention Deficit Disorder:
A list of less often prescribed meds; sometimes used together with psychotropics include:
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For a table of
the side effects
of a number of these click here.
As an ALTERNATIVE treatment or therapy to using medications, consider the Sharper Minds program. This mental performance enhancement program deals with a number of the root causes of attention deficit disorder, many behavioral issues and learning problems.
Of the children and adults who were taking medications for ADD/ADHD when they started the Sharper Minds neural-cognitive therapy,
Changes made are lasting, not a patch or a temporary "band-aid." Start at our home page for more information.
When considering a treatment plan for children that may have learning disabilities, dyslexia, ADD/ADHD, make sure you incorporate not just the medications, but also therapies with the intent of diminishing dependence on the meds as well.