ADHD

Question
Posted by: Yolande | 2017/11/11

Q.

Which medication is better for adults?

Is ADDERAL available in SA and is it better than RITALIN for adults?

Expert's Reply

A.

ADHD Expert
- 2017/11/13

The amphetamine salts are not available in South Africa. Methylphenidate remains the "gold standard" of treatment at present - different formulations are available. Atomoxetine, a non-stimulant medication, is also available and the treatment of choice for some individuals.

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