ADHD

ADHD in adults and treatment in 2021

What is ADHD In adults? 

 

ADHD: Adults Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. ADHD  is a mental disorder that makes it difficult for a person to concentrate on their work or stay still or hard to pay attention, sometimes they being overactive, and do other things without thinking. 

 

What are ADHD Symptoms in adults? 

 

When the person finds it hard to pay attention or being unable to concentrate on their work or Constantly talking or interrupt others while talking and can not wait for them to finish their talk, and especially being unable to stay still, these are the symptoms even person with ADHD can not feel this that they have these kinds of disorder they just feel that everyday task can be challenging.

 

How does ADHD affect to person?

 

ADHD affects on person’s mental health however it controls their thinking ability, making them lose their concentration, they have no longer control over themselves. They became stressed, they can lose their appetite, they will cry non-stop, even for little disappointment, frustration, mood swings,  it causes them poor sleep or they may having problems with sleep or sleeplessness is a worse thing for an ADHD person.

 

Is ADHD genetic?

 

Yes ADHD is genetic, In most cases, AHDH tends to run in families although it is a genetic convey from parents to the child.

 

ADHD treatment: 

 

Adults with ADHD have often prescribed analeptic medications. According to few studies, it shows that about two-thirds of adults with ADHD who take these medications have good improvement in their symptoms.

 

Besides, examples of few analeptic medications include:

 

  •  Adderall, (Amphetamine)
  •  Dexedrine, Adderall XR (Dexmethylphenidate)
  •  Vyvanse (Lisdexamfetamine)
  • Methylphenidate (Ritalin, Concerta)

 

Adderall is the most prescribed medication by doctors for a person with ADHD, moreover, this medicine is the most effective medicine. Thus Adderall 15 mg may help people with ADHD to stay focused on their work, boost their concentration, it may motivate them while making them stay focused or being concentrated in their tasks.

Side-effects of Adderall:

 

  •  People with ADHD who use Adderall may feel tired  
  •  Trouboulness of having or staying asleep 
  •  Fainted 
  • Throat muscle weakness
  • Changes in vision
  • Nervousness
  • Swelling of the tongue, or throat.

 

Adderall XR:    

 Notable, Adderall XR is different from Adderall most people who do not consult a doctor, do not know the difference between Adderall or Adderall XR, Adderall XR is the extended-release version of Adderall besides, Adderall may need to be taken multiple times a day, while Adderall XR is taken only once in a day.

 

     Adderall XR has different side-effects and has differences in time to kick in the treatment.

Side-effects of Adderall XR:

  • Adderall XR may increase your blood pressure
  • Loss of appetite
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Dry mouth
  • Diarrhea

 

Hence, take medications under prescription and follow all the guidance of dosage carefully. 

 

Conclusion:

 ADHD  is a mental disorder that makes it difficult for a person to concentrate on their work. A person with ADHD can not feel this that they have these kinds of disorder they just feel that everyday task can be challenging.