Making Medication Successful for ADHD Women
Beyond the Basics: Making Medication Successful for ADHD Women
William Dodson, M.D.
Dr. William Dodson’s presentation goes beyond the basics of the two standard stimulant medications, methylphenidate and amphetamine, to explore other medication options and treatment situations that are specific to women. How do women respond differently to medications and what are the effects of estrogen? Can ADHD medications be used during pregnancy or breastfeeding? What does hyperactivity look like in girls and women and what medications are helpful?