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Old 09-26-12, 07:26 PM
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Re: All my life I thought I was unintelligent,careless,extremely lazy,a coward,immatu

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Originally Posted by Fatima
that doctor was great he diagnosed me with inattentive ADHD and prescribed Concerta XL 18mg and now 36mg. I don’t see any different with the medication and it has not helped me to change my life. I don‘t know what else to do, someone please help. I really want to change my life but somehow its always the same story.
Generally, people diagnosed with ADHD-PI in adulthood respond better to medications that increase NOREPINEPHRINE levels in addition to dopamine levels. You may want to switch from Concerta to Dexedrine [or perhaps Adderall or Wellbutrin]

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