I have used Ritalin, adderall, phentrimine, and nuvigil. All have worked. My body gets used to something after 6 months or so & I have to switch. My favorite is nuvigil but it is very expensiveView Thread
I know my CFS started with a bout of mono. I was an active mother of 2, , wife, track coach, teacher, youth leader, etc. since mono 3 years ago, I have had several relapses and have to slow down quite a bit. Thankfully, I have been able to keep my teaching job (no sick days left), but I am not the wife, mother, teacher I used to be. Getting on ADHD meds have helped my energy levels as well as yoga and knowing when to stop everything and go to bed.View Thread
I have had a similar story -active epstein Barr 4 times. I quit having it checked after that because I knew the cause of my relapses. I just needed relief. I have been on Ritalin &phentrmine for energy at separate times. Both worked well, but my body gets used to it after a while just got an adderol Rx so trying that now. I have tramadol & a muscle relaxer for pain episodes. The best thing for energy is Nuvigil, but it is very expensive. I also take many vitamin supplements. My relapses are much shorter & farther between with these meds.View Thread
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