ADHD, hEDS, and The Great Adderall Shortage

Addison's Agenda
4 min readFeb 10, 2023

A medical crisis in the United States has yet to enter the awareness of many Americans. Nearly every drug used to treat ADHD is in short supply. Even generic drugs are hard to find.

The combination of withdrawal symptoms, uncontrolled ADHD, and increased hEDS pain makes functioning precarious.

NeB_4o1 (2017) ~ [Benjamin Vincent Kasapoglu], CC BY 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

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Addison's Agenda

Addison Smith is an LGBTQ+ and disability educator and activist living in the Midwest with their cat. They/She. More info at https://addisonsagenda.com