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What's the difference between Adderall XR and plain adderall?

I've been taking Concerta 56mg for 6 years. My Dr. put me on Adderall 10mg twice a day. I'm not sure if it works as well. Whats the difference between Adderall XR . Does it work as well or ...

Posted 7 May 2013 2 answers

Can concerta be cut in half to give a half dose if you run out of med in another dose/?

My son takes 72mg, and he was on 54mg, and we have some left. We only have 1 36mg left because the pharmacy shorted us 1 pill. To equal the 72mg, could I give him a 54mg, and half a 36mg to equal the ...

Posted 14 Nov 2012 2 answers

How does alcohol affect you when taking Concerta?

Hello all: Had every test imaginable plus sleep studies, and was put on 54 mg Concerta after a life-long battle with "cronic fatigue." Yay! it's changed my whole life, but I'm ...

Posted 22 Mar 2006 4 answers

Why wont my doctor prescribe adderall IR?

I was diagnosed with ADHD when i was 9 yr old (24 now). I took concerta from then until i was a freshmen in high school and stopped myself. In college, as school became harder, i started again. I was ...

Posted 5 Dec 2014 1 answer

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) - Back To Adderall Or Stick With Concerta?

I've been prescribed adderall 30mg 2x's a day for about 2years now. Recently I started feeling an "auto pilot" feeling in the late afternoons. I talked to my doctor about it and ...

Posted 4 days ago 1 answer

ADHD Medication Recommendations?

I am 18 1/2 years old and have been on ADHD medications since I was about 14. I have tried Concerta, Ritalin, Adderall, Adderall XR, Strattera, Focalin, Intuniv, and am currently on 70 mg of Vyvanse ...

Posted 18 days ago 1 answer

How long does it take for concerta 18mg to kick in? I took one at 8 am?

How long does it take for concerta 18mg to kick in? I took one at 8 am.

Posted 18 days ago 0 answers

Switch from Adderall XR to Dexedrine (Dexedrine spansule)?

Hello, new to the form and was hoping to get a fast response. I am a college student who was diagnosed with ADHD last year. my doctor prescribed Concerta 36mg/day (XR ritilan) initially. I then ...

Posted 16 Jan 2015 1 answer

Is concerta a narcotic?

does it show up in drug screens? Is it a scheduled drug?

Posted 19 Mar 2012 3 answers

Is this a drug that is normally prescribed to an 8 yr old?

My daughter is 8 and has been diagnosed with adhd she is on 27 mg of concerta for it. Last week her psych perscribed her resperidone. I only gave it to her for 2 days it made her very aggressive and ...

Posted 2 Feb 2015 1 answer

Side effects with Ritalin vs. Concerta?

I've been working with my doctor to figure out the right medication for managing ADHD. She first prescribed me Ritalin but I found that it made me aggressive and irritable. She then switched me ...

Posted 20 Jan 2015 1 answer

Modafinil - am I able to add modafilin to my set of medication that I am required to take?

I am asking because in the morning I take 5mg of zoloft, 5mg concerta, and 600mg of seroquil 2 hours before bed. Recently I came upon an article about modafilin that seems like a promising occasional ...

Posted 19 Jan 2015 1 answer

Why does concerta cost more than 4 times the price in the USA?

I got Concerta 36mg in South Africa without medical insurance for a total of $63 (doing exchange to simplify) - It is the same drug, comes from the same manufacturer, same bottle, same pill... but ...

Posted 27 Oct 2014 1 answer

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