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You really seem to think that just throwing medication at all of these things will help solve problems. “Give the kid Benadryl, something not approved for this use,” when you could supply melatonin pills(or even gummies special made for kids!) which is already produced by your body to make you sleepy. Sometimes these problems aren’t caused by ADHD or the medication by the way(such as sleeplessness. I don’t sleep because I don’t want to sleep, I still get tired, but it’s blamed on my ADHD), and certain things like rebound should just be ridden out instead of just drugging your kid again.
I’m not anti-ADHD medication, but you seem to recommend solving any problem the kid has with their disorder by throwing more medication at it, which doesn’t seem healthy to me.
There is a rising trend of college students abusing Adderall and similar drugs, like Ritalin, to perform better on tests and papers. A study by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) found that full-time college students were twice as likely as non-students to have used Adderall non-medically. Affordable at roughly $6-$8 street value, it is easy for college students to get their hands on Adderall illegally. There is no evidence that Adderall has any effect on studying or test taking, according to the University of WisconsinMadison.