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... m an adult with ADD and I have taken Concerta 36mg every day for 6 years. ... (14 replies)
... I'm 22 years old. I've been on concerta for 3 weeks now and it seems to not be working as much. Also, I heard it is a stimulant and is supposed to be like caffeine right? ... (4 replies)
... about not taking Concerta if you have heart problems such as Coronary Artery Disease or have had a recent heart attack. ... (3 replies)

... hour!! So pDoc switched me to Concerta and we went as high as 54 mg. I did get a handle on my binge eating and felt a tad bit more in control over my impulses. BUT, that was not the end goal. ... (2 replies)
... would be nice if SOMEONE WHO KNEW SOMETHING ABOUT CONCERTA would chime in. yeah, from your description, the concerta is suspicious. ... (14 replies)
... BUT I have decided regardless that I'm getting off of the Concerta with or without my doc. ... (2 replies)
... Hello, I've been recently diagnosed with ADD. I've been prescribed 18mg of Concerta a day and was told to take 36mg if that doens't work. Well I've done both and this doesnt' seem to work for me. ... (2 replies)
... a couple months ago. I was started on concerta 18 mg for a week and then doubled the dosage. ... (1 replies)
... Are you working with a good psychiatrist? If you find a good one that will take time with you, I think they can be so helpful, since they're the physicians most familiar with ALL the medications that are available. What I've learned is that every single person with a brain issue (e.g. depression, add, ocd, etc. is unique and will need to be evaluated individually). Because... (14 replies)
... disadvantages of taking concerta in combination with wellbutrin. I dont really have problems sleeping, only lately... ... (14 replies)
... hey everyone. thanks for all your replies! I talked to my doctor and will now be on 54mg after i finish these 36mg concerta tablets. Anyway, we'll see if this helps me better. I don't expect it to be like caffeine or anything lol. ... (4 replies)
... Bananafish, This could be nothing, or it could be a real problem. I started to have a very similar set of symptoms. At first it was just for a second or two once or twice a day. In a couple of weeks it turned into an almost 24/7 problem. I went to a cardiologist and the pausing/skipping/too hard feeling was premature atrial contractions. Basically the heart beats in two... (4 replies)
... kind of shows the screwed up thinking in today's overmedicated society. Ritalin has been vilified for no good reason. It's much more like a strong dose of caffeine then speed. ... (22 replies)
... I can only tell you what works for me, everybody's different. I never touch those energy drinks. Too much sugar. I would invite you to try to go off sugar, like for a weekend when it doesn't matter much. I had a friend who recommended going off sugar, but I blew it off for years. Then I went low-carb, and things calmed down for me quite a bit. No hunger cramps, no... (14 replies)
... milk with a little chocolate syrup, along with Concerta and several supplements. ... (3 replies)
... Most doctors advise against drinking coffee or a lot of caffeine while you're on this med. You might be better off avoiding the coffee and just letting your body adjust to the med. ... (10 replies)
Caffine and ADD
Mar 23, 2005
... Well, they are both stimulants; 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)
Caffine and ADD
Mar 23, 2005
... I dont know I'm just guessing. I drink it sometimes and its hard for my body with both concerta and caffeine. Do you all think I should avoid caffeine since I'm taking concerta? ... (50 replies)
... x a day at 10 mg. I was initially going to go on Concerta but when I went to get my prescription, they said I had to pay for it while I thought my doctor checked up on that. ... (3 replies)
... rta. It seems pretty good other then the fact that i may need a little higher doseage. We'll see. I have had the exact same symptoms! I still do! I don't know if Concerta is supposed to help the whole losing and forgetting things or not but lately I'm still doing it so maybe I really do need a higher doseage. I do it all the time! ... (3 replies)

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