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... I have an 11 yr. old son who has ADHD, about a 8 months ago the DR had taken him off his concerta.... If your child is on either drug I strongly suggest that you have your doctor check their liver enzymes. ... (11 replies)
... My sons liver enzymes took some time before they became elevated. ... (11 replies)
... Okay people, now I am scared! I have been on Concerta for about a month and have absolutely loved it! I am scared now about the liver thing. Are there any symptoms? ... (11 replies)

... Of course, there are lots of ways to get kidney stones, but drugs are definately one of the causes. ... (4 replies)
... First off, i am really sorry that your daughter is sick and i hope that she gets well soon. Now, you said that your daughter was taking concerta before this all started and you are thinking that the concerta had something to do with the kidney stones, right. ... (4 replies)
... My brother is taking Concerta and I was wondering if it can damage the liver? ... (2 replies)
Caffine and ADD
Mar 23, 2005
... stimulants tend to cause some hardship on the kidneys and liver, vasocontriction, rise in blood pressure, insomnia, etc. etc. ... so maybe it would be too much to use both. Probably best to just pick one. ... (50 replies)
... My son was the same way. He was on 54 mg. of Concerta and it started not working for him so they added the Strattera. He had tried Strattera before but it did nothing for him. They thought though that it mixed with Concerta might work. It still did nothing for him. ... (7 replies)
... he was previously on ritalin and then adderall. We switched because of less loss of appetite. ... (0 replies)
... Elevated liver enzymes are a known and very rare side effect of Ritalin, one that is listed in the PDR, etc. I noticed from your other posts that your family appears to have a history of liver disease. Does the doctor think there is a connection? ... (11 replies)
... Soda, no the doc didn't think the family history was related. I just had a laproscopic surgery done where the doc seen the cyst on my liver the same one he seen back in 95. Now they are checking it out via, ultrasound at first he thought it may have been a hemangioma and now he is thinking other wise.? ... (11 replies)
... Well, to begin with, your daughter's doctor is the most knowledgeable about which medication is best suited to your daughter's needs. There are finer points of the meds than cannot be elaborated here. ... (1 replies)
... released ritalin called concerta. My husband and I chose this over aderall because, it leaves your system quickly and your liver enzymes do not have to be checked frequently. You might ask your doctor about this. ... (3 replies)
... My 7 yr. old son was DX in oct of last yr with ADHD. I took him to his Ped. and he put him on 36mg. ... (7 replies)
... Good day I am a mother of a very, very busy 9 year old, Last year (2012) I'v taken my son to the specialist, and she said his is positive for ADHA and should have been on medication, She then said to put him Concerta, this year (2013) he started a new school and is re-doing Grade 3, On Tuesday I got a note from his teacher saying she can not coupe with him and suggested I... (1 replies)
... Dear Wendyhud, when I took my son in today to see his pediatrician, I asked him if he should have a blood test for any liver problems and he said no. He said that he didn't need one. Did your child have serious side affects with clonidine? ... (13 replies)
... My nephew is on concerta an there is also ridilon for add an adhd. He also takes clonidine for sleeping because the other meds kept him up. I beleive there is also adoral i think thats it could be wrong but they give that for adhd. ... (7 replies)
... The kidneys and liver are what bear the burden of strong, toxic drugs like those, so no doubt the kidney stones are a result of them. This often is ignored by the medical community. ... (4 replies)
... My 17 y o daughter is taking strattera and it really is a miracle drug for her.....she is 'normal' for the first time in her really doesn't help that much with her concentration but she is at last a part of our family .... ... (11 replies)
... Sometimes if I take it too late at night I have a hard time falling asleep. I haven't heard anything about long term affects, but with all the things that can kill you out there these days, I wouldn't worry about the concerta. ... (2 replies)

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