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... ined that Ritalin only lasts about 4 hours. There is a high point for a couple hours, then it crashes. This is what I was experiencing while on Ritalin. Constant fatigue was a major part of being on it. ... (28 replies)
... Yeah, I started on 40mg of Strattera in December, upped to 80mg in January and still doesn't work. Went to a prominant Psychiatrist and he prescribed me Concerta instead. Almost finished weaning off of Strattera, will be my first time on a stimulant based drug since being diagnosed in December. ... (8 replies)
Apr 17, 2003
... My son, 12, has gone thru Ritalin, slow release Ritalin and has been on Concerta since the beginning of the school year. In December, his pediatrician and therapist recommended Celexa as well due to depression possibly caused by puberty. ... (68 replies)

... ds really weird but it was freaking me out and I only figured it would get worse. Anyway, I then switched back to regular Adderall and am going to change over to Concerta this week. I know you're on Concerta but i thought i'd share my story with you to tell you that stimulants can make you fatigue. ... (4 replies)
... I started concerta a few months ago. I was dead asleep on the couch at 7pm after taking it at 4pm. My ADD therapist told me to take it before bed. SOOOOO much better. ... (4 replies)
... ar adderall. Since it is shorter acting he can eat between doses. Might even do a trial on concerta. It is long acting ritalin. Most dont have rebound effects or fatigue when it wears off. Or regular ritalin, then he could eat all his meals when his doses were wearing off right before he takes his next dose. ... (7 replies)
... or in my body. i'm currently switching meds to concerta because i've heard good things about it. anyway, you're not alone in the fatigue department. ... (3 replies)
... An extended release version of methylphenidate such as Concerta may help. But tell your doctor that the jitters are the problem. ... (4 replies)
... My name is Laura, and my 2 sons both suffer from adhd one is 12 the other is 10, the oldest takes 54 mg of Concerta and my 10 yr old takes 40 mg of Adderall xr. ... (13 replies)
... IMHO, it's not so much that this is a side effect but the result of brain changes caused by the amphetamines. For example, there is a study out there that suggests over many years, SSRi's will cause serotonin receptor damage, possibly because of receptors being burnt out, overused, etc. by the antidepressant actions of keeping serotonin in the brain longer than it should be.... (13 replies)
... Amphetamines can cause poor sleep quality and they can cause fatigue due to overstimulation of the brain and nervous system. ... (10 replies)
... I am new to this board and have been reading over several of the new posts. I have a close family member that has ADHD and has been on a stimulant for quite some time. I also have several prominent psychiatrists I call my friends. BOTTOM LINE, straterra is a failed anti-depressant! With ADHD, both dopamine and norepinephrine are lacking. Dopamine is considered more prominent... (14 replies)
... she felt I needed to consult with someone who is knowledgable in psychotropic drugs. Now with the fatigue I'm feeling from the Concerta, I can understand why. ... (4 replies)
... The peak time on Concerta is listed at about 6 hours so that could possibly be the cause of your fatigue at 5 hours. ... (4 replies)

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