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... My son had alot of trouble with loss of appetite on Strattera. A wise person told me the best thing to do was to try to get more calories into him in liquid form. That worked well for us. ... (6 replies)
... My son has been on Adderall for about a year...........he is 14. He can concentrate now and his grades went from failing to A's and B's........a "miracle" drug in some respects..............BUT, he had lost a ton of weight and has NO appetite! I am very concerned..... ... (6 replies)
... My son was on Adderall for ADHD. He has lost weight and about 20 lbs. and is the reason I don't have him on it any longer. ... (4 replies)

... My son took Adderall for about 3 months and lost 23 lbs. He went from 103lbs to 80 lbs over night. He is 5' 3" and 12 years old. He just couldn't eat. Nothing tasted good to him. He is now on Strattera instead and takes it twice a day. ... (11 replies)
... I just had to say WOW what a tall boy!!! lol my son is only 4'6" and he's almost 11 lol...I thought he was tall but obviously he's a shrimp! ... (11 replies)
... My son,,,,who is now 12, took Adderall about 4 year ago, and ended up with terrible TICS from it. then they told us he didn't have ADHD. ... (6 replies)
... Just an update and some observations. ... (6 replies)
... Thanks for responding so quickly! My daughter is quite petite to begin with so the weight loss was noticeable. I think it was around 10 pounds. She's 5'6" and now weighs about 115. She really can't afford to lose anymore. ... (6 replies)
... My daughter also switched from Strattera to Adderall during college. It was the best thing she ever did. She went from a 2.0 to 3.8....from struggling to being successful. She increased her dose this year to 20 mg. ... (6 replies)
... Generally, it's just loss of appetite. It may be she's still eating, but maybe not as much for lunch right after her medicine, for example. ... (6 replies)
... Nothing curbs my appetite and ABSOLUTELY nothing prevents me from gaining weight. ... (6 replies)
... I'm a 31 year old female and have been taking 30mg of adderall xr now for a year ....I LOVE IT!!!! ... (17 replies)
... My son is 8 yrs. old he is currently on 18mg of Concerta and 50mg of Zoloft. He was taking 36 mg of Concerta but developed stomach aches so I backed him back down to 18mg. On our last Dr. ... (1 replies)
... weight loss problems are a result of medication since these are typical side effects. Stimulants can cause depression as well according to new studies. ... (11 replies)
... Hello, I'm kind of new to this board, and I have an issue I'd like to discuss. ... (1 replies)
... Hi. Loss of apetite on stimulant medications is very common. Lots of children become very underweight while on these meds. ... (4 replies)
Bummed out
Aug 18, 2005
... c Adderall has been working so well for me. Also, I am leaving for school next week and I don't know how I'll study or sit through class if I'm not on meds. ... (0 replies)
Any advice?
Aug 24, 2005
... My pants are falling off and I feel like a stick. To my knowledge almost every medication for ADHD causes weight loss. Sooo... ... (4 replies)
... is paid for by drug companies. I came across an internet application for research grants from Eli Lilly and I thought it was interesting how they noted on it that anyone applying should keep in mind the interests of the company.... ... (149 replies)
... Yes it is true these medications help a child to be more focused and "normal" but at a price. They can cause brain damage similar to that seen from patients who have abused speed. They can cause mood disturbances. ... (6 replies)

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