Medication management is a key part of successfully managing your mental health - but it can be very complex. On this week’s Ask The Doctor call, Dom simplifies it. He gives an in-depth list of the pros and cons of each bipolar disorder medication; he explains the long-term neurological effects of taking ADHD medication for 5-10 years; he explains which medications to avoid if you’re using a substance like alcohol recreationally; and he breaks down which medications recovered addicts should avoid.
Some other highlight’s from this week’s call include:
An estimated 1 in 6 adults in the U.S. takes psychiatric medication. Whether it’s you or your loved one managing medication, this week’s call provides crucial take-home advice.