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Adult with ADHD, smokes weed to calm down

Patient: I’m a 28 yr old male who has had adhd since I was little. My doctor prescribed me adderall that I took for a while. When I was 18 I started smoking weed and have been ever since. It seems to calm me down however I am now hurting the people around me who care about me.. What sort of medication should I look into taking for my adhd?

 

 

Symptoms: Addicting to smoking weed. Anxiety, not sleeping, feeling very depressed every day

 

 

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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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