ADHD in Teens Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

lisdexamfetamine Lisdexamfetamine

Lisdexamfetamine is a central nervous system stimulant. It affects chemicals in the brain and nerves that contribute to hyperactivity and impulse control......learn more »

atomoxetine Atomoxetine

Atomoxetine affects chemicals in the brain and nerves that contribute to hyperactivity and impulse control...learn more »

dexmethylphenidate Dexmethylphenidate

Dexmethylphenidate is a mild stimulant to the central nervous system (brain and nerves)...learn more »

venlafaxine Venlafaxine

Venlafaxine is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SSNRIs). Venlafaxine affects chemical...learn more »

methylphenidate Methylphenidate

Methylphenidate is a central nervous system stimulant. It affects chemicals in the brain and nerves that contribute to hyperactivity and impulse control...learn more »

dextroamphetamine Dextroamphetamine

Dextroamphetamine is a central nervous system stimulant. It affects chemicals in the brain and nerves that contribute to hyperactivity and impulse control./...learn more »

guanfacine Guanfacine

Guanfacine reduces nerve impulses in your heart and blood vessels. Guanfacine works by relaxing blood vessels, which lowers blood pressure and improves blood...learn more »

bupropion (oral) Bupropion (oral)

Bupropion is an antidepressant medication...learn more »

clonidine (oral) Clonidine (oral)

Clonidine lowers blood pressure by decreasing the levels of certain chemicals in your blood. This allows your blood vessels to relax and your heart to beat m...learn more »





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