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Ritalin and DLPA
Dec 8, 2005
... Before starting Ritalin I had been taking 1500 mg of DLPA every morning. With the more pronounced effects of the Ritalin I wondered to what degree the DLPA had been a placebo effect. ... (1 replies)
... And yes, it really upsets me when I think "wow, I really don't want to get started on this project but if I take my ritalin everything will be OK soon." Very, very, very disturbing to me as I have a history of substance abuse. I think the key is to take breaks from it. ... (2 replies)
... hi- I am a 29 yo recently diagnosed woman, studying for the NY bar exam and started ritalin. I am finding it helpful for motivation, but at night, my agitation gets so bad that i wish i didn't take it at all...has anyone found a good way to avoid or mitigate the effects of this? also, any advice anyone has about not feeling the guilt of non-motivation without the... (2 replies)

... I have taken Strattera and Ritalin and found that the Strattera wasn't very effective compared to Ritalin. It worked somewhat for a while and really seemed to help then it quit working. ... (3 replies)
... What is worse than addiction is the eventual deregulation/desenzitation of brain receptors from constant stimulation from a drug which causes those receptors to die off or become less sensitive which can lead to tolerance and symptoms simular to withdrawals including depression. (7 replies)
... now i've been taking adderall regular release 15mg 3xday. i have alot of cousins with ADD also and they take ritalin. my mom wants me to switch from adderall to ritalin because she said my cousins developed eating disorders and wont eat. ... (7 replies)
... Some people would take 10mg Ritalin at the time instead. If I've slept in and taken Concerta 54mg later in the morning I will take the 10mg Ritalin instead of the extra Concerta. Works well and keeps me from becoming tired in the late afternoon. ... (10 replies)
... acting Ritalin per day, and I am having the same problem you were with the Concerta! ... (10 replies)
... I'm 28 with ADD. Diagnosed when I was 18. I've been taking antidepressants since 16. I just started taking Ritalin two weeks ago. At first I thought it was great. ... (3 replies)
... I'm concerned about the sore throat. The muscle tension is not serious, in my opinion, unless it's getting into charlie horse range. The crash you're experiencing (the tiredness, etc. once the med wears off) isn't uncommon at all. You may benefit from a decrease in dosage, or you may try continuing on the same dosage to see if things improve as your body adjusts to the... (3 replies)
... lives and worked their way up. I find that they have to take it before 10am or else are up all night as they cannot get to sleep. They were each on short acting ritalin and then once a day slow release ritalin, but we had crashes with both meds and both girls. Concerta seems to be much better. ... (10 replies)
Ritalin LA??
Feb 20, 2006
... Well a couple of people up there did nothing to answer your question and everything to try and frighten you! I believe you should trust your doctor before strangers on a message board. So as for your question, I am on the short acting ritalin but I think for both (la and sa) the effectiveness can really depend on the day, I'm not sure why. I notice that if I haven't slept... (9 replies)
... Hello..Your doctor switched you from 60mg of adderall to 54mg of concerta and did not have you taper off one and taper on to the other??? That is not good. You have been on Adderall for a long time, It's not good to just stop like that. You should taper down and then taper up. Why the doctor switched you to Concerta (which is basically ritalin XR, and ritalin is 50% less... (5 replies)
... I am on 54mg of Concerta each morning, then I am supposed to take a Ritalin at 4pm to counteract a crash. Since I have been taking this stuff, I am exaughsted all the time and spaced out. Its a stimulant so why is this happening? ... (7 replies)
Adderall Crash
Oct 20, 2010
... A person can take one stimulant med like ritalin and it happen, then be changed to another stimulant med like adderall and it not happen. Bodies are strange. ... (7 replies)
... ve a problem with! There is very little that can keep me from sleeping when I'm ready to sleep! I swear, I think I could drink a pot of coffee at 8pm and still crash at 10pm. ... (7 replies)
... gave me a 10mg dose of Ritalin IR, to take "as needed" throughout the day. ... (3 replies)
... squarely on the head. I cannot tolerate any ups and downs during the day. Most people experience some degree of "crash" when stimulants wear off. ADHD takes the crash to a new level. Our symptoms return with a vengence. They call it ADHD rebound. I call it getting beat and whipped mercilessly. No wonder the boy hollers. ... (4 replies)
... medication than anything. I take 20mg of Adderal XR and the crash is more of a rough landing at the end of the day. Time to land anyway. ... (4 replies)
... initially 10 mg in the morning, and currently 20 mg in the morning. I still get the same effects of Ritalin except I do not feel "speedy". ... (23 replies)


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