Non-stimulant Medications for Adults with ADHD

Bupropion (Wellbutrin)

“Your worst enemy cannot harm you as much as your own unguarded thoughts.”

Guanfacine (Intuniv)

  • Taken once daily, usually in the morning.
  • It should not be taken with high-fat meals.
  • Causes reduced blood pressure and heart rate.
  • Potential side effects include:  sleepiness, headache, and fatigue.
  • Not associated with weight gain.
  • No risk of abuse or dependence.


Supplements for ADHD

“Mental pain is less dramatic than physical pain, but is more common and also more hard to bear. The frequent attempt to conceal mental pain increases its burden: It is easier to say ‘My tooth is aching’ than to say ‘My heart is broken.'”

C.S. Lewis

Strattera (Atomoxetine)

Mindfulness for ADHD

Non-Stimulant Research