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... I thought I would post an update on my 8 year old son who is taking 36 mg. strattera and 18 mg. concerta. He has been on this combo for 2 weeks now and things have greatly improved. The strattera alone was just too inconsistent for him during school. ... (5 replies)
... My son took 54mg of Concerta for about a year and a half and it worked great for all of his ADHD symptoms. ... (14 replies)
... and has been on Strattera since March. He ALSO takes 36mg of Concerta with it. The combination of the two medications works very well for him. The Strattera reduces his general activity level and controls his anxiety, and it prevents the let down when the Concerta wears off. ... (14 replies)

... for the past 3 years. His main problems are impulsivity and depression. He was diagnosed with ADHD four years ago. ... (2 replies)
... hi, i'm new here and i know that this thread is a couple of weeks old, so, you may have already gotten your answer or given up on strat. ... (6 replies)
... I am new to this board..one other posting. My 13 son is on day 5...first day on Strattera alone...he came home from school all upset. Had a bad day socially and in class. he was worse in the movement, tapping and talking areas and said that he felt like he was in a fog. He is so bummed out. He wants to quit. ... (8 replies)
... Impulsivity. He is extremely bright but two months ago started unraveling with school grades starting to slip. Was on honor roll and high honor roll all year until this final marking period. more moody, trouble sleeping etc. Also being sidelined by friends...behavior is annoying. ... (8 replies)
... I have been taking 36 mg Concerta for about two weeks now and it is the only medication that help me concentrate. However, it makes me even more hyperactive and impulsive. I also take Depakote 250 mg two times a day and 300 mg of Wellbutrin in the morning. ... (4 replies)
Straterra
May 19, 2003
... Thank you for a quick response, we see his doctor tomorrow.I will mention my concerns & ask about adding that low dose of concerta............I will close up now & give him the biggest bear hug he's had in a while. (50 replies)
Straterra
May 19, 2003
... I know what you are going through I've been there with my son as well. After 8 weeks on the strattera we had some positive results, but in terms of his concentration and impulsivity it just was not cutting the mustard. ... (50 replies)
... Concerta is a time release form of Ritalin. Over the past 3 years he has taken Ritalin, Concerta, Strattera, Strattera AND Ritalin, and now Strattera AND Concerta. ... (2 replies)
... weighs about 70 lbs, and is currently on 36 mg of Concerta AND 40 mg of Strattera. We have tried Ritalin, Concerta, and Strattera individually and in combination. With Ritalin alone he took 15 mg in the morning, 10 mg at lunchtime, and 5 mg after school. ... (9 replies)
... has been on strattera and Ritalin for not quite three weeks. ... (8 replies)
Queston to JBoon
Feb 16, 2004
... I give him Strattera and Ritalin after he eats breakfast. ... (10 replies)
... I would say it depends on whether your son has any positive effects from the Strattera. Yes, my son is one of the ones on both Strattera and Ritalin. BUT, the Strattera helps with his insomnia, his appetite, his anxiety, his hyperactivity, and much of his impulsivity. ... (9 replies)
Straterra
Apr 7, 2003
... started Strattera. Today marks 4 weeks and at first I thought things were going to be better but his performance and behavior at school has gone downhill very fast. He is much better at home though. ... (68 replies)
... This is great information...thanks everyone for sharing. My son is 10 years old and has been on Strattera of 4 weeks, the first couple of weeks supplemented with Concerta until we were up to his target dose of 40 mg., but now he is off the Concerta. ... (98 replies)
... weeks into it. The strattera has helped my son to be calmer and his mood is much better. He is much happier. The mornings got much easier than when he was on the concerta alone. ... (3 replies)
... Though my son is only 11, he takes both Strattera and Ritalin. ... (2 replies)
Straterra
Oct 15, 2003
... My daughter also developed tics from stimulants, adderall, concerta, etc. She would pick at her face and arms. We took her off the stimulants in August and the tics stopped. She is now on 50mgs of strattera and she has not had any tics. ... (54 replies)




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