When Medication Causes Stuttering


"I have been having problems with stuttering and finishing sentences. Is this the result of Wellbutrin?"

Dr. Larry Silver specializes in treating children with attention deficit disorder (ADHD).

Stuttering might occur on Wellbutrin. Discuss this with the doctor prescribing the medication. You probably should be on a different medication.

Larry Silver, M.D., is the author of Dr. Larry Silver's Advice to Parents on AD/HD and The Misunderstood Child: Understanding and Coping with Your Child's Learning Disabilities. He is also a clinical professor of psychiatry at Georgetown Medical Center in Washington, D.C.
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