My daughter is 15 with Adhd, dyslexia and anxiety. We've tried Methylphenidate, Metadate, Adderrall, Vyvanse, Concerta and the old patch. These were tried at different ages but most caused more anger, not enough sleep, losing weight and loss of almost all short term working memory. We have not found what will work for adhd and have not tried any anxiety medication yet. She's on Medi-Cal and I feel like we haven't had the best experts to hone in on her specific needs. It's been about 8 years and we're still lost : (
Any advice is welcome : ) If anyone has a teen girl with similar diagnosis's please share what you've tried. I realize what works for one doesn't mean it fits for my girl but your story may shed light on something. Thanks!
I forgot to say she also had ADP