It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



ADD / ADHD Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 10-28-2012, 03:13 PM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Charlottesville, Va USA
Posts: 6
carter7 HB User
Accidently took two types of adhd med. need help!

I am currently switching from Adderall Ir (30 mg 2x day)to Methylin Er 20mg. (generic)Today was first day. I took the Methylin at 8am and accidently took my normal adderall 2nd dose at 2 pm (only split in 1/2 to..15mg since its a weekend) am I ok? My pharmacist will not call me baack, im sure they are busy as we are preparing for a bad storm (which is probably why I am side tracked today and messed up in the first plae) i feel fine so I would assume I am ok but.just want to check any feedback helpful for my.anxiety's sake ....thank you!

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 10-29-2012, 11:16 AM   #2
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Posts: 3
Michellela HB User
Re: Accidently took two types of adhd med. need help!

Hi there, I hope everything worked out ok yesterday. I've had similar situations happen and they are not fun. In the case it ever happens again, here are some suggestions. Obviously if you experience any troubling symptoms, go to the ER. If not, I would always recommend calling your doctor first. If you can't reach your local pharmacist, try calling one at a national chain, in a different location.
With my ADD, I'm a bit scattered so now I put all my meds in a "idiot proof" pill kit/split by AM/PM. I take some medications a few times a day so I have a smaller pill kit that I carry in my purse for those.

Hope you are ok!!

Michelle

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:41 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!