ADHD can be challenging to treat because there’s no "one size fits all" solution. A treatment plan that works well for one person, may not work for someone else. Evidence shows that treating ADHD can alleviate symptoms of inattention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. However, figuring out the best option can take some research—and trial and error. The article is a summary of the most commonly prescribed medications and alternative therapies for ADHD.