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... Hi I am a new member here and was very happy to find these boards for support. I have a 7.5 year old son, Tyler, who was diagnosed with ADHD about 7 months ago. We have tried Ritalin ER, Adderall ER, and are currently on Ritalin 15 mg morning and 10 mg after school. Also the doctor wants us to try the Straterra, with it not being a stim and all so we have been on it for 6... (4 replies)
... My 9 year old has ADHD and started taking Straterra over a year ago as part of the Straterra study with results that far exceeded my expectations for ADHD medication. ... (9 replies)
... rry and I gave him Benadryl. He has suffered from severe rashes from head to toe continuously for the next four days as a result of the drug interaction between Straterra and diphenhydramine in the Benadryl. He even had slight breathing problem three times and he was so miserable with the itch and rashes! ... (11 replies)

... ing and none of this has improved in the last 4 weeks. We go back to the Dr. in a week and I don't know what we should do. I love that my son is now getting to sleep on time and has gained weight. On the other meds he didn't get to sleep until at least 11 at night and only gained a pound in around a year's time. ... (12 replies)
... t if it doesn't work. I really like Adderall XR because I did feel like it gave me energy and I was focused and interested in school. I do hate not being able to sleep at night though. ... (4 replies)
... or , if sleep problems persist, lack of proper sleep can lead to impaired mental function or health problems. So you may want to consider all that in the future. ... (3 replies)
... o male with AADD. I aso have sleep apnea. I was diagnosed with my sleep apnea in 2002 and have a cpap machine since, things went well until I began taking strattera. I take 80 mg per day in the morning. ... (3 replies)
... :rolleyes: (17 replies)
... t drug "Straterra," and there seem to be very mixed reviews. I'm going to try Adderall, but I don't want to get addicted to some kind of "upper" that effects my sleep patterns and changes my personality. ... (17 replies)
May 13, 2003
... Hi , i am kinda new to the boards , My boy were both put on the straterra last week, And they are still having problems wih nausia, I just dont know what i should do,I have a call into there dr. ... (1 replies)
... To comment on natural remedies as sleep and eating. Again, neither one of us knows everything and never will. But you say doctors dont comment on eating and sleeping proper. ... (29 replies)
... alium. Sometimes people are going through a really tough time such as loss of a loved one and they are having trouble getting back into their life and they can't sleep at night soemtimes or they have panic attacks or whatever is going on. The doc can give them a temporary script for these to help them get back on track. ... (29 replies)
... ng on there clearly and you should have that looked into. The worst side effect for me was that it had me over wired for the first few days and I had to get some sleep but that soon passed. Also, Adderall can't give someone bipolar disorder. Thats like saying you can get AIDS from someone by shaking their hand. ... (29 replies)
... thats a pretty ignorant thing to say. its always easy for someone on the outside to look in and criticize. when you have a chemical imbalance in your brain..... you can't force feelings. and thats what those chemicals do they produce certain feelings for no reason and you cant control them. scans can be done of peoples brains with ADD... you can visibly see it. And just as a... (29 replies)
... Well I assume if you were already asleep you wouldn't notice it. I was just adding what some people said worked for them. Since strattera isn't a stimulant supposedly it doesn't stop you from sleeping in THAT respect least for some people lol. Seems we always say that. We all know different meds have different symptoms for different people. (10 replies)
... Wouldnt taking it at bedtime cause you to have a hard time to sleep? (10 replies)
... I dont know what kind of doctor that you took your daughter to, but when I first started getting over my denial stage with my daughter, I took her to her pediatrician, and they were very hesitant about diagnosing her with add or adhd even though she has the same symptoms not paying attention, forgetting things etc. He sent her to a place where she was evaluated by counselors,... (8 replies)
... now I'm starting to believe these things are mostly all in the head. I love strattera, I was supposed to discontinue, but because it helps me sleep so well I still take it, and I've been taking it for 2 months. ... (2 replies)
Jan 4, 2004
... ied taking the meds at night...I had a terrible time with insomnia! I take it at noon. I'm done working and the hot flash can happen at home....and I sleep ALL NIGHT! Sometimes it just takes experimenting to find just the right adjustment that personally works for you. ... (4 replies)
Feb 4, 2003
... I'm going to jump in here since this was the last post on the straterra topic. My son is 14. He started straterra on the 29th of Jan. ... (152 replies)

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