A child whom is an 11 yr old boy is currently taking Sertraline, Trazodone, Vyanse, and Risperidone. I have researched what all the drugs are for....but is it safe for him to take all? This child is not ours or in our custody. But, he is on our medical insurance and we get updates on his medical visits and his medications. I am just concerned.
You would need to talk to the child's doctor. My 8YO at one time has taken all of these meds and 3 of the list at the same time. My 8YO takes 4 different meds to stabilize him so he can function. If he doesn't take his meds we know it. For him he has to have a combination or he isn't stabilzed.
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