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... I am in search of positive comments on Strattera. My 9 year old grandson has just started the med about 15 days ago. It was increased for the first time 5 days ago. He has a file this thick on his severe, severe ADHD. Believe me he can hardly pin him down to talk... ... (11 replies)
... In January, I started on 40mg for four days and went to 60mg. It didn't seem effective. After, I believe, a couple of months, my dose was increased to 100mg. ... (22 replies)
... My son is 9 years old and was diagnosed with ADD when he was 7. Since that time we have been on 4 diffrent meds and none seem to be working for him. We have tried Ritalin, Danphetamine, Strattera and he is now on adderall. ... (6 replies)

... I am getting confused now. In your quote above you said he was upped after four days from 60 to 80, but in you last post you said he was on 60 mg for several months. Did I misread your quoted post above? ... (22 replies)
... because he started having trouble staying focused in class again, and his old teacher had suggested trying it. ... (14 replies)
... You know, Strattera is a norepinehrine reuptake inhibitor. Norepinehrine is really basically adrenaline. ... (4 replies)
... My 9 year old son has been on Strattera for about a year and a half. It has worked tremendously for him as far as curbing his impulsiveness and helping him to focus in school. ... (4 replies)
Feb 18, 2005
... isn't for everyone. My son was on it for just under two years. He had the initial side effects of being tired and nauseous and then he seemed to be doing wonderfully. That lasted about a year. ... (11 replies)
... I agree that it could be the Strattera that is causing his new behavior problems. My 9 year old son was on Strattera for several months last year, and also had a drastic change in behavior. ... (7 replies)
... When he first went on Strattera back in July it was 40 mg for 4 days then up to target of 60 mg. Now after thru a gamet of testing and seeing a neurologist we are now going to the 80 mg. ... (22 replies)
... I,too am one of the Moms considering switching from Adderall Xr to Strattera. Mainly because of it not being a amphetamine. He has been on Xr for over a year now , gains weight and eats well too. He has problems falling asleep at night and waking up extremely early. ... (3 replies)
... I don't think the doctor did the right thing. Usually Strattera is introduced with a low starting dose for four days. After four days, Strattera is increased to the target dose. Strattera needs time to build up in the body and it can take up to two months to see if it works. ... (22 replies)
... Hi there. I've been searching for help for my 9 year old daughter's behavior for years now. I've tried natural methods like the Feingold diet and supplements like fish oil, high b's, etc. ... (9 replies)
... Let me add the same story with my 9 year old. I thought he would be kicked out of school. What a nightmare until he got off of Strattera. He is now on Concerta and Zyprexa. ... (22 replies)
... it has been linked to diabetes and it is also in the class of drugs that can cause tardive dyskinesia and other forms of nervous system problems. Just a warning for the future just in case... ... (22 replies)
... My 9 year old son has been on Strattera for 2 months now. He has been complaining about stomach aches alot. He takes his meds before bed. Did you have stomach problems? ... (23 replies)
... My nine year old step son was diagnosed with ADHD along with anxiety. I never in a million years thought this would be the diagnosis. ... (2 replies)
... The dose is based on weight. Upping the dose above the target for that weight isn't really a great idea. It is probably not the right med if it doesn't work at the target dose for your sons weight. ... (22 replies)
... no more meds for my son. He was on Metadate CD, Adderall, Adderall XR, Focalin, Ritalin, Ritalin LA, Concerta and Strattera. He only responded to Metadate CD for a very short time. ... (22 replies)
Feb 24, 2003
... Hi. My 9 year old is on day four of Strattera, 25mg. We start 40mg in the morning. This is day two in the classroom though. The teacher says she already sees a change. ... (6 replies)

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