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... old son with ADD. He has been on Adderall since he was diagnosed in the second grade. In the past year, his family MD wanted to try Strattera, which was useless. Then he was prescribed Concerta and that was not as effective as the Adderall. ... (0 replies)
... 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. They may not feel like eating, but they still get thirsty so make sure his drinks have alot of calories. ... (6 replies)
... LLinder, my son did not fare well on Concerta. He too became very emotional and then I discovered he was not sleeping at all which put him in a very bad mood. He then switched to Adderall which he did well on but once again we were moving his mg's up too often. ... (10 replies)

... I'm curious, because sometimes doctors get locked onto a specific type of medication and ignore others, and I'd be interested to know if you've tried each of the various options. Have you tried Vyvanse, or another dextroamphetamine only option? ... (9 replies)
... I would discuss things with your doctor very honestly and see if he has any ideas. You have some misconceptions that concern me, and your Adderall dose seems somewhat high. My understanding is that recommended dosages for Adderall top out in the 40mg range for ADHD, and 60mg for narcolepsy. ... (10 replies)
Jul 15, 2006
... Tough questions best left in the hands of a trained professional. What are Adderall's long term effects? ... (3 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)
... ago. Our psychiatrist just recommended we try Strattera, as we've had growing concerns about his sleeping and eating habits. Our ped prescribed a starter dose of 25 mg for 4 days, moving to 40 mg after that. Before we begin, I'd like to feel comfortable about the combination of Strattera and Zoloft. ... (2 replies)
... c of the "over time" brother who is three years older wne through the same dexerine cycle that i did, and his first year and 3 months were perfect... ... (7 replies)
... eliminates the rebound. It is therefore possible that people taking either Strattera or a tricyclic antidepressant in combination with a stimulant may not experience as much of a rebound as those taking a stimulant alone. ... (11 replies)
... I have a 9 yo son who has been on Adderall for about 2 years now...He started Strattera 40 mg almost 3 weeks ago. I was advised by his neurologist to keep him on the Adderall for 2 weeks, as it took at least that long for the Strattera to work. ... (11 replies)
... Bob, you know how I hate to disagree with you, so I'll keep it short and hope you'll forgive me one of these days. ... (35 replies)
... istructive,he broke every toy he got his hands on.His moods were up and down all the time.He would get so angry and hateful for no reason.The Dr. put him on 36mg of concerta,and that worked for a little while but he got use to it pretty quick. ... (7 replies)
... o gay male, just started taking Strattera 9 days ago. Am also on 20 mgs. ... (128 replies)
... I think it was a combination of the movie being interesting and the Strattera gradually building itself up in my bloodstream. ... (21 replies)
... The hot flushes and becoming sweaty, especially around the neck area is something I live with everyday with the Strattera. My blood pressure is just fine when I am checked, but I would be curious to get it checked right when the flush occurs. (9 replies)
... hopes that one day we'll get him off the Concerta. He has been on the combination of these meds since March 11th. Maybe you'll want to go this route. We've had good weeks and bad weeks. ... (12 replies)
... mo and has no clue how to manage an ADD patient. I'm trying to get an appointment with one of the "referral" docs listed in my area on Dr. ... (5 replies)
... You may have already tried these. If not it might be worth talking to your doc about it. I hear Strattera can help some with ADHD and it is not a stimulant. Maybe you are sensitive to stimulants for some reason. Another to consider would be Welbutrin. ... (4 replies)
... A really great resource is the book, Healing ADHD, by Daniel Amen. The book describes 6 different subtypes of ADHD, and which subtypes benefit from which meds, including SSRIs. Dr. ... (5 replies)

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