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... hours, maybe try the "real" Ritalin or ask for a different stimulant. ... (25 replies)
Symptoms of ADD?
Nov 17, 2005
... sk them who they are using, even the teachers will know who the children are......behavioral treatment is helpful, but combined with medicine..............5mg of ritalin changed my life.....I WISH I JUST HAD FOUND OUT SOONER, before ruined relationships, and education I did not seek out...........find him the doctor he needs..... ... (12 replies)
Meds not working
Apr 3, 2003
... ed with ADHD. I had been taking medications for depression many years before that, including Efexor and Zoloft and others. When I was diagnosed, I was prescribed 5mg of Ritalin 3 times a day. With it, I took Zoloft, 1.5 tablets x 50mg a day. ... (1 replies)

... Tomorrow I will take my first 5mg Adderall dose. My prescription is for 5mg twice a day. My doctor was reluctant to prescribe it, being skeptical of it being much different than Dexedrine, which is also amphetamine. ... (1 replies)
... You decide. The stimulation of 5mg of Ritalin is about the same as a strong cup of coffee. That does not mean that you can substitute coffee for Ritalin because caffeine effects the brain very differently. That being said, a strong cup of coffee and 5mg of Ritalin will double the load on your heart. ... (1 replies)
... since these are available in scored 5mg pills, which are easier to split into 2. ... (5 replies)
Ritalin LA
Jan 13, 2012
... Starting a new thread as my other one was getting too long and old. update: New to ADD meds Nov. (2011) Ritalin reg. 4 hr pill 10mg or 20 mg worked well but of course not long lasting and to second dose later in day was less effective Dec. (2011) Adderall 5mg, 7.5mg, 10mg didn't matter every other day was good/bad and... (5 replies)
... itive effects decreasing. So the XR wasn't for me due to the sleep patterns and I went back on the 10 mg twice a day and occationally I would take an additional 5mg if needed. But since the positive effects were decreasing my hyperactivity and attention problems and scattered thinking etc was coming back very heavily... ... (1 replies)
... I'm not taking nearly as much Ritalin as some of you are, and I don't have the side effects at all. I'm 38, a full time student, and I take 5mg in the AM and 5mg at lunch. Been at it for a month, almost. So far, so good. It helps me a little, but I haven't been "wowed" the way some people describe. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, I have been diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome with "attentional dysfunction" in December last year (initial diagnosis)/January this year (confirmation and follow-up). My problems with attention seem to be predominantly with shifting attention, both away from something that preoccupies me and towards something new. In particular switching back and forth is something... (2 replies)
... with ritalin as needed. For a few days I took an Adderall in the morning and a Ritalin a few hours later. The side effects were awful. ... (2 replies)
... I have noticed that since my DS age 8 has been taking Ritalin 5mg that he has improved in his teachers eyes. I have also noticed that home life has gotten worse in many ways. ... (15 replies)
... of 5mg on the Thursday morning, 30 minutes after eating my morning porridge. ... (1 replies)
... cut his dose down to 5mg of adderall once and that's what gave me the idea for today. Otherwise I would have probably emailed my doc and said forget it or went without ...whatever... ... (44 replies)
... It was a 5mg ritalin changed my life, and I wonder, had I had this medicine during my high school years, where I struggled and cheated my way out as fast as I could... ... (15 replies)
... Have to agree 20mg every 2 hours is too much. With Ritalin, 1mg/kg body weight/day is usually the upper limit but can go up to 1.5mg/kg. However if you do not notice any benefits from lower doses (around .5mg/kg) then the medication is not working for you and you should aim to try another stimulant or an antidepressant. (6 replies)
... I am 25 and I just started on Ritalin because of an ADD diagnoses. I am currently in a shithold because I have 2 heavy exams next month. ... (1 replies)
... I tried giving her the meds again a couple of weeks ago. For some reason, the Ritalin now hurts her stomach after one dose. It's rather odd because it doesn't happen right away after taking it. ... (1 replies)
... Sorry about that. The tablets are 5mg each. ... (25 replies)
... When I was diagnosed, my primary started me on 40mg then 80mg for Strattera... I had the same exact issues. He took me off it immediatly, and started me on 5mg Ritalin. ... (2 replies)

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