Reversing psychosis, lowering dopamine?... - view answer

I think I’ve put myself into a slight state of psychosis thorugh the supplemntation of many supplements, herbs, stimulants and pills taken over the past year to help depression and […]

Question for doctors – Difference between drugs of anxiety & depression.?... - view answer

When i study about DEPRESSION, what actually occure in patient is the low level of serotonine and dopamine neurotransmitters and they have LOW brain activity, so the way the patient […]

I can’t SLEEP, can anyone help?... - view answer

I am always fidgeting during the day and when I go to bed it doesn't change. I roll around and tap my foot on the edge of the bed. I […]

How much Ritalin is too much?... - view answer

i’ve been looking all over to see what a typical overdose would be and i can’t find it. i read an article about some high school students who took almost […]

Adult ADD/ADHD meds: which work for you?... - view answer

I have adult ADHD (mostly ADD, per my psychologist) and after trying various things that don't involve prescription pills, I think I'm ready to cave in and try one, because […]

Similar overall effect, but how do they differ?... - view answer

Caffeine, Amphetamines, Cocaine, Methamphetamines, Methylphenidate, etc are all stimulants though to different degrees. Can someone explain how they differ from one another in terms of function and what area(s) of […]

Do you think ADD meds like Adderall cause permanent brain damage?... - view answer

Question for you. I am an adult who has ADD. I was never given meds as a kid because my parents dont believe in ADD. Just counseling and diet changes, […]

How do ADHD medications work?... - view answer

I have ADHD, and I have heard that most ADHD medications are actually stimulants. How is it possible that a stimulant could calm me down? What happens in my brain […]

Can the use of cigarettes stimulate your bladder so you have to go more often?... - view answer

I was talking to my mom the other day about how cigarettes are stimulants and how it deals with dopamine in the brain, etc. She said that it would probably […]

Marijuana and the brain…?... - view answer

Marijuana is a stimulant, and I am really sensitive to stimulants. I used to smoke a lot of weed, and love it. But I think I stimulated my brain so […]

Why do some believe that ADD does not exist?... - view answer

Disclaimer: I'm not referring to the overdrugging of children. I do believe that too many children are labelled ADD just so their parents won't have to deal with them and […]

Psychology; is religion a disease of the mind?... - view answer

I'm an undergraduate in Pyschology. Religion and the human brain has always intrigue me. What does religion play in the development of personality and character? When some believers had some […]