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ADHD Hyperactivity Issues

Hi, I am struggling with the hyperactive side of ADHD quite a bit. I'm unable to focus very well on tasks that require me to be at rest such as reading and other college work I have to do. I'm currently prescribed Focalin 10-40 mg tablets for ADHD as I had a lot of issues with amphetamine medicines. Is there other medicines I could use in-conjunction with Focalin for ADHD management, or is that not advisable?
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replied December 15th, 2018
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. Focalin is a stimulant just like Adderall. You can use non stimulant meds like bupropione with name wellbutrin or steratta. Non pharmacological measures help alot as well. Cognitive behavioural therapies help too. Let your psychiatrist decide what is best for you.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
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Khan
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