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Penny Williams
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Medication can seem to stop working. The following article has insights on why this may happen and what you can do about it:

The ADHD Medication Stopped Working! How to Troubleshoot Treatment

There are two types of stimulants: amphetamine (Adderall, Vyvanse, Evekeo…) and methylphenidate (Ritalin, Concerta, Quillivant…). Almost everyone does well on one type or the other, but not both.If you’ve never tried a methylphenidate, that could be the logical next step.

A Patient’s Primer on the Stimulant Medications Used to Treat ADHD

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