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ADHD Medication 101

Treating ADHD Symptoms with Medication

ADHD medications like Adderall, Concerta, Vyvanse, and Ritalin help many adults and children control their attention deficit symptoms. Learn more about stimulant and non-stimulant ADD drugs, plus their side effects and alternatives.

Below, find essential information about ADHD treatment with medication and alternative therapies.

ADHD Medication for Adults and Children
 
ADHD Medication 101: Attention Deficit Treatment Advice

The ABC's of ADHD Medication: Attention Deficit Treatment Advice

Five rules for using ADHD medication to safely and effectively treat symptoms of attention deficit disorder. more»

 
ADHD Medication: Say No to Side Effects

ADHD Medication: Say No to Side Effects

Find the right ADHD medication for you or your child with attention deficit -- one without unpleasant side effects like sleeplessness, tics, or lack of appetite. more»

 
7 Rules for Using ADHD Medications Safely

7 Rules for Using ADHD Medications Safely

7 ways to maximize the benefits of ADHD medications for you or your child with attention deficit disorder (ADD ADHD). more»

 
Top 10 Questions about Medications for ADHD Children...Answered!

Top 10 Questions about Medications for ADHD Children...Answered!

Wondering about medications for ADHD children? Expert answers to common questions about drugs and treatment. more»

 
Taking a Vacation from ADHD Medications

Taking a Vacation from ADHD Medications

Going off ADHD medication is not uncommon. How you approach the decision makes all the difference in your ADHD treatment. more»

 
Ritalin: ADHD Medication FAQ

Ritalin: ADHD Medication FAQ

Ritalin (methylphenidate) is the most commonly prescribed medication for ADHD - and one of the most controversial. Get the facts here. more»

 
Concerta: ADHD Medication FAQ

Concerta: ADHD Medication FAQ

Answers to your questions about treating ADHD with Concerta: side effects, dosages for children, warnings, costs, and more. more»

 
Adderall: ADHD Medication FAQ

Adderall: ADHD Medication FAQ

Answers to your questions about treating ADHD with Adderall: side effects, dosages for children, warnings, stimulant information, and more. more»

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