ADHD Consulting Article on Alternative Nootropics for ADHD

ADHD affects many adults and children.  Medications, such as Adderall or Ritalin while effective can also side effects.  Individuals look for other ways to cope or other medications or herbal supplements to control the symptoms of ADHD.

Sometimes primary medications for ADHD have drastic side effects and individuals need to find alternative solutions. Please also review our ADHD Consulting Program


Various nootropics can come into play that can help those suffering from ADHD.  While these supplemental aids may help some, they may not help everyone.

The article, “The 7 Best Nootropics For ADHD” by Erik Abramowitz looks at seven nootropics that can be utilized.  He states, 

“One of the biggest reasons people look into nootropics for ADHD is to quit traditional medications like Adderall or Ritalin. These drugs can do wonders but also come with harmful side-effects. These include irritability, anxiety, high blood pressure, heart problems, lack of sleep, loss of appetite, and addiction”

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It is important if looking into alternative medications or herbal supplements to also contact your primary healthcare provider and ensure that the supplements listed are good for your unique situation.  AIHCP offers a certification in ADHD Consulting as well as a Holistic Integrative Specialist program.  These programs can also better prepare professionals in the fields of ADHD and helping individuals better cope and deal with the issues that arrive with it.