Mydayis effective for Adderall tolerant individuals?

Hi everyone, my name is jenni, I’m a 31yo single mom with an amazing 4yo son. Recently we were living in a domestic violence shelter for over 4 months until I was fortunate enough to find an amazing program through Vantage Health Systems, a mental health facility, called Opening Doors. The program provides HUD backed housing vouchers for those who are homeless or facing homelessness who struggle with their mental health & was accepted! My son and I are now living in a great apt 100% on our own for the first time & it is absolutely wonderful to have my son out of the previous toxic environments we had to live in prior.

However, I think any parent with ADHD, especially single ones with young children, knows how disheartening & difficult it is. I want nothing more than to do everything I possibly can to fulfill my sons needs in every way, now that we have a peaceful environment, but I feel like I’m failing him and drowning in overwhelmedness!

I’ve been on Adderall 20mg IR for 8+ years now, from 2 a day to 3 a day and then the past 2 months up to 120/day which was shockingly making a huge difference for me. Suddenly when I went back to my psych this month she refused to prescribe me the 120 I was really flourishing on and insisted I had to go back down to the 90/month. After being on this med for the better part of 10 years now, my tolerance to it is unbelievable, I can literally take 40mg and fall asleep an hour later...some days it seems to still work others not at all. I’ve tried Adderall XR which was like taking a placebo, it did absolutely nothing for my ADHD and I’ve tried Vyvanse, which was better than nothing but still so far Adderall IR is still helps more than the others.

I was reading up on the new medication made by Shire, the original makers of the namebrand Adderall, called Mydayis. It sounds really promising but I searched for user reviews online endlessly and most ppl loved it but still quite a few said it did nothing, and I fear that those ppl are likely medication tolerant such as myself and that I too will see no results from it.

Has anyone yet tried Mydayis? Or would recommend something else they believe might work well for me? I’m desperate, I’ve only had this apt for 2 months and everything I should be doing is falling apart alresdy! :(

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I can say I totally understand what you are saying. I have be taking Adderall for 13 years. I get what you mean about taking it and falling asleep!!! I have told Dr.s that and they actually told me I was must be confused. If I need to relax and fall asleep I do take some. I recently switched to Vyvanve as well. I have a new Dr. and she took my Adderall Rx down by 280mg a month. I am taking 60mg of Vyvance which is ok but it does not last 12 hrs like Dr.s tell me it will. I am trying these natural products that actually are doing ok. Not perfect but it's working. It's called Nootropics. What about Vyvance and a maybe 1 or 2 Ritalin or Dexaphetamine. Something short acting for the end of the day?

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I’ve tried asking my dr to prescribe me 1 adderoll Extended release and 1 less instant release a day...bc I think the instant releases would be more effective with the ER in my system all day and she tried to tell me she can’t which I know isn’t true

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Try up to 6 ER Adderall tabs daily taken every three hours, stick to that same schedule daily for a week, you may find great results

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You are such a courageous determined mother! Most folks would have a great deal of difficulty moving forward after what you have been through. What you have dealt with so far and conquered is amazing! Is there any free counselling available near you? Until you find the meds you need to help, perhaps attending counselling every week or having a line you can call when you feel isolated or confused and alone, might help? Also, perhaps you can ask a counsellor how you can get help to manage your current circumstances, until you feel stronger. I wish you much peace and happiness and health.

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What’s adderall ir ? I’ve taken adderall xr and now adderall short acting dose generic brand

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Instant release, the regular tablets

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Okay, maybe that’s what I have. I take 30mg both tablets in the morning so instead of 30mg twice a day it 60mg once a day. If I took more than that I wouldn’t get a good nights rest. I have trouble binge eating at the end of the day after my medication wears off. Any advice?

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