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... I was hoping the Concerta would help, and it has a little bit, but not enough. ... (5 replies)
... a higher dose of Concerta or a different stimulant. ... (5 replies)
... I also tried concerta. My understanding is that it "delivers" in the bowel. I have recurring IBS so some days I know it was evacuated before it even had a chance. I now take ritalin, the short acting, the generic. I take it before eating in the a.m., then 2 more times during the day 4 hours a part. I prefer it for several reasons. First, it delivers in the stomach which... (3 replies)

... I've been using 36 mg Concerta for a few months now (sometimes I double up tablets). I don't take it weekends. I tried Strattera but had bad side effects (blocked urine -- weird). I'm still having major adult ADD problems during the week on Concerta. Are there other medications I should try? Is it hopeless? Other therapies? (3 replies)
... Highest dose for Concerta is 54mg. Im on 36. The wellbutrin is 450mg total per day.. ... (5 replies)
... There are other medications out there. Talk to your doctor. He might want you to give Adderall a try. PS. I wouldn't "double up" on pills without your doc's okay. (3 replies)
... psssssss (i edited my post, that response wasnt in the right spot lol) see new edited post thanks! Anxiety and depression can both cause ADHD like symptoms, might try adding an anti anxiety - Lexapro is supposed to be good for both, and have few side effects, and can be taken with other ADD medication. (5 replies)
... n, methyliphenidate and nothing works. It used to make me use my brain. I need this to get back to normalcy. can anyone tell me why medicine that USED to work is not working after a few years break? ... (2 replies)
... Yea. Not sure what to do though because of my doctor. I need to maybe find a new one... ... (5 replies)
... is the maximum recommended dose for Concerta for treatment of ADHD. ... (13 replies)
... so many amazing stories how people find a quiet space in their brain and allows them to do amazing productive things, like read a book! I am so disappointed I'm not finding that space at all... I'm feeling foggy brained, hazy, like I'm not quite there, not quite aware of what's going on around me. ... (2 replies)
... mg last for about a year, and gradually their effectiveness was gone altogether. About a month ago, I went back to see the psychiatrist to talk about the pills not working any more, so he put me on 20 mg Vyvanse. For about the first week, the pills worked, but I didn't get the same mood lifting effects as with Adderall. ... (3 replies)
... ADHD when he was 7, he was on concerta started out at a low dose and by 8yrs old we were maxed out at 54mg. ... (3 replies)
... It sounds like the Concerta is working for you, at least somewhat. That's a good thing, stick with it. Your sense about the amphetamine salts is probably correct. ... (3 replies)
... t least talk to a pharmacist if you can't be open with your doctor. BUT I'm concerned that your doctor won't be able to properly help you figure out how well the Concerta is working if you don't let him know about all the variables at work. ... (11 replies)
... My son used to be on Metadate. He ended up being put on Focalin in the afternoon because his meds would wear off too soon. Then we decided these meds just were not working enough for him so he was put on Concerta. ... (20 replies)
... My son was on Concerta for more than a year. He did great on it and had no side effects at all. He was on the highest does, 54 mg., and then it started not working for him very well anymore so we had to switch. I guess that can happen as they grow older...they outgrow the medicine or it loses it's effects on them.... ... (6 replies)
Concerta questions
Sep 16, 2004
... ok. Im 21 yrs old and just started on concerta about 30 days ago. Give it some time. Its not going to always work for you the first day that you take it. you have to let it get in your system. I love it, it has worked wonderfully for me. ... (6 replies)
... I am a 30 year old male, started 18mg Concerta last month, and moved up to 36mg last week.. ... (3 replies)
... and 5 mg. at noon. He's now been on 10 mg in the morning and 5 at noon for about a year. Well the 10 is not working at all now it's almost as if he hasn't had any so we've upped it to 15 mg. in the morning and will probably increase the noon one to 10 after a week. ... (9 replies)

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