14 Jul 2011
Daytrana is a prescription medication that is used for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents. It is a skin patch that is applied once daily (in the morning) and worn for nine hours, eliminating the need to take medication at school.
Because the medication contains methylphenidate, a stimulant that is commonly abused, there are special rules governing it.
The patch cannot be eaten & Daytrana does not come in injection form.
Take care, be safe & well!
- Daytrana Information for Consumers
- Daytrana Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Daytrana (detailed)
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... alot of crying in the evenings, is this normal?
1 answer • 4 Feb 2010
she is on a higher dose now of Concerta than she was with the Daytrana patch and she still is having problems controlling her ADHD symptoms. Why are ...
1 answer • 31 May 2010
My daughter is 15 and she has been on the patch for a couple of years. She usually has no problems. In the summer I don't make her wear it, this ...
1 answer • 25 Aug 2012
My grandson is just starting and was on oral meds he could not swallow. I am asking the question because he also hates the removal of bandaids from ...
1 answer • 2 Mar 2014
My son has been on his Daytrana patch for about 30 days. I have a new prescription but didn't get it filled before we went on vacation. We are ...
1 answer • 21 Jun 2014