Posted by Cathy C
on October 17, 1999 at 01:51:18:
Obviously, she didn't just acquire ad/hd but it went without any diagnois. She was however thought to have eds (narcolpsy) after continually
falling asleep at the wheel, and having accidents, She was diagnoised for anxiety disorder, depression, nightmares at a young age,
seperation anxiety disorder, and she began self-medicating w etoh. As a result developed into abuse. and onword. She was finally tested,
and found her to have current AdHd. At 47 years of age. She quit all alcohol, and takes different, anti-depressants. She reports having tried in past years: elavil, trival,mellaril, and
sinequan. The only meds she responded to, by her account, was Mao., doctor took her off as to many side affects. Shes been on Zoloft, Luvox and very briefly Prozac, and paxil She is now back on just
luvox, and switching from Cylert after possibly five years, to another cns drug to be decided. Any ideas to share would be appreciated.