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Anyone here that's on medication for adhd along with their schizo meds, if so does it affect the schizo meds like the effectiveness and what's meds are you on for adhd
 
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I don't know anyone with both of these conditions. Has your doctor prescribed medication for both? if it is for you. The doctor will know of interactions.

I have ADHD and bipolar disorder but do not take medication for ADHD now, just bipolar disorder.
 
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I don't know anyone with both of these conditions. Has your doctor prescribed medication for both? if it is for you. The doctor will know of interactions.

I have ADHD and bipolar disorder but do not take medication for ADHD now, just bipolar disorder.
I have not mentioned adhd to my doctor yet . I'm just on meds for my schizo. Thankyou for sharing @Tawny
 
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I have both and are being treated. For adhd i take a stimulant called lisdexamphetamine. An amphetamine is like a replacement for street drugs. I'm quite happy with them unlike my anti psychotics which have many side effects. My doctors say that its serious if if i dont take the anti psychotics. Im forming a plan to get off them.
 
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