Reply To: Ritalin titration

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Penny Williams
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That is “generic” advice and actually against the best practices for ADHD medication. Titration is spot on, but you only increase if and when needed — the doctor shouldn’t make that decision without speaking to you and evaluating your positives and negatives so far.

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Penny
ADDitude Community Moderator, Parenting ADHD Trainer & Author, Mom to teen w/ ADHD, LDs, and autism