The use of stimulant medications for the treatment of Adult ADHD has increased tremendously. I now see many psychiatrists in the community prescribing them along with antidepressants in those without ADHD. Before you commit to the use of stimulant medications here are ten things you need to now—some reassuring and some not.
1. They’re popular: Adults now receive one third of all prescriptions for ADHD medications in the US, a pattern that is not seen in other countries. See More