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Penny Williams
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This is an awesome guide for determining the right medication and dose (is great for the physician too, especially if you’re seeing a GP for psych meds):

Share This With Your Physician! 11 Steps to Prescribing and Using ADHD Medication Effectively

Women’s hormones really mess with ADHD symptoms and medication efficacy.

Women, Hormones, and ADHD


Your hormones are likely out of whack after having a baby, so starting at the lowest dose and titrating up again is probably a good idea.

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