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Dr. Vikas, Psychiatrist
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Can psychiatrist prescribe medications?

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Can psychiatrist prescribe medications?

Dr. Vikas :

Hello ! Thank you for your question, I’m Dr. Vikas (M.D Psychiatry) and I’ll try to help you today.

Dr. Vikas :

The usual dose range of Adderall is from 5 to 40 mg per day.

Dr. Vikas :

I guess, you are currently on 15 mg per day?

Dr. Vikas :

are you taking immediate release preparation or extended release preparation?

Customer:

My wife has adhd and is prescribed 90 mg a day and there are times she give me 15 or a half t is difficult to focus on all of my tasks throughout the day.

Customer:

I tried a lot of herb

Dr. Vikas :

Have you ever been diagnosed as suffering from ADHD?

Customer:

al supplements which I prefer but they have been no help to me

Customer:

IOOnly as a chuld but never tested as an adult

Dr. Vikas :

So in childhood you were diagnosed as suffering from ADHD?

Customer:

yes sir...last time was in highchool

Dr. Vikas :

In adults suffering from ADHD in childhood, some ADHD symptoms may persist specially the attention and concentration problems.

Customer:

Thos are my problems areas at the moment.....

Dr. Vikas :

If you are finding Adderall useful, in that case, you should consult your psychiatrist once again and start this medicine on regular basis.

Dr. Vikas :

this will surely help in your occupational life.

Customer:

Do you havd any suggestions of who I should go o

Dr. Vikas :

any adult psychiatrist near you.

Customer:

ok....ty

Dr. Vikas :

you can also try this online Adult ADHD test and take the score sheet with you

Customer:

can you forward me the test

Customer:

Thank you sir

Dr. Vikas :

You are most welcome.

Dr. Vikas :

In addition to medicines, you can also try Cognitive Behavior Therapy and see if it helps.

Dr. Vikas :

online for free.

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