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Penny Williams
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The Odwalla smoothies have a lot of nutritional value. However, they don’t have much protein but do have a decent amount of calories. What the doc was recommending was probably something like Ensure: https://ensure.com/nutrition-products/ensure-enlive-advanced-nutrition-shake.

Here are more ideas for helping kids who are losing weight on stimulants:

When Meds Affect Appetite

In the end, the doctor’s suggestion is simply that, and mom gets to decide what she feeds her kids.

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