ADHD is a common neurobehavioral disorder that can persist into adulthood and treatment can have a significant positive impact on a person’s daily functioning. ADHD medications are commonly used for treatment in children and adults, including women of child bearing age.
How can you manage ADHD in a postpartum women who is actively breastfeeding?
Psychiatry Education Forum Academy’s next video discussion will attempt to answer the following clinically relevant questions:
- Which Stimulant is preferred with breastfeeding: Methylphenidate versus Dextroamphetamine.
- Preferred stimulant formulation: Immediate-release versus Sustained release.
- Preferred Non-Stimulant medication option with breastfeeding: Bupropion, Atomoxetine or Alpha agonists?
- Which ADHD medications are contraindicated with breastfeeding?
FOR ACADEMY MEMBERS:
WOMEN'S MENTAL HEALTH
INTERESTED IN LEARNING MORE?
JOIN PSYCHIATRY EDUCATION FORUM ACADEMY MEMBERSHIP
This is a closed membership for medical professionals only.
- 30+ Courses/Sections: Each chapter within these sections is of direct clinical relevance for your daily practice.
- Journal Club: we will post the most recently published psychiatry articles relevant to your daily clinical practice.
- Coffee Club: contain short discussions with clinical experts in the field of psychiatry.
- Essentials of Inpatient Psychiatry Book: All chapters from this book are included in the academy sections.
- Discussion Forum & Community: Connect with other medical professionals and discuss your difficult-to-treat clinical cases.
- Conference Discounts: Academy members get discounted access at our conferences.
- Goal: is to have all important clinically relevant topics in one place for ease of access.