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... ritalin dosage for adults (4 replies)
... problem. After about 18 months, I noticed that I was developing a bit of agitation so I went to my Doctor and asked him if it might be necessary to increase the dosage since I'd been at a dosage that was the same as my 12 year old son for the last 18 months. ... (28 replies)
... kg in children and adults respectively. ... (4 replies)

... The first psychiatrist that I tried to get a Ritalin prescription from looked at me in a worried way and said something like "you're addicted and we have to wean you off this horrible drug. ... (2 replies)
... Unfortunately, everyone in your case is making a false distinction. The active ingredient in both Ritalin and Concerta is methylphenidate hydrochloride, which means, in effect that Concerta is Ritalin. ... (1 replies)
... MG of Ritalin a day is a pretty standard dose for adults. You can even go up to 120MG a day. ... (4 replies)
... All that aside, It's not uncommon for ADHD adults to feel tired when taking stimulants. Generally, however, this effect is related to sleep, or lack thereof. ... (10 replies)
Adderall dosage
May 3, 2005
... ADHD specialist and he prescribed Ritalin starting with 10mg 3x a day and then increased to 15mg, 20mg, 30mg. ... (14 replies)
May 7, 2002
... Based on the your child's ritalin experience I'd agree that it might be worth getting yet another opinion. ... (15 replies)
... So we come full circle yet once again. We all respond uniquely. The advantage us adults have over children is the ability to communicate that the med is not working as specified. ... (3 replies)
... er that, well, it kind of poops out. Before Vyvanse, I've tried Ritalin, Strattera, and Focalin XR. I was on Focalin XR 20 mg twice a day, which worked OK, but Ritalin has always worked best. ... (15 replies)
... Yeah I fell into that trap with the ritalin and I believe I won't do that again. The psychiatrist we are having my son see is very against Ritalin and those type of meds. He said he does not see they work the best for children and after watching my son on a few of them I agree. ... (30 replies)
... 60mg/day is considered the upper limit. Shrinks will go over 60mg with good reason and the patient tolerates the higher dose. See joibo1usa's reply. (4 replies)
... I am 6' 205 and I take 5mg once per day (4 replies)
... i take 20mg 2x a day (4 replies)
... can't speak for anyone else, currently on 20mg 3-4x daily... but i'm a big boy, 6 ft tall and 205 pounds... and had to fight with the insurance droids to get the 4x daily approved... (4 replies)
... They didn't mention that the dosage was too high, but 20 mgs. should be the maximum dose even for adults! Really glad I looked it up on this board . Can't be too careful, especially with new meds. ... (8 replies)
... ADHD specialist who treats adults as well. ... (4 replies)
... Oh, thats too bad, I wasn't aware of the restrictions in the UK. Hopefully they can work something out for you. The only thing that I was ever told about taking the meds, is that you take them with a full glass of water, this helps the absorbtion process. (25 replies)
... acting meds are not as readily available in the UK, but once I have determined the daily dosage required, I will discuss whether or not I can get a hold of Concerta. ... (25 replies)

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