... problems terrible headaches and always very tired. Could this be the medicine or something else?
Yes, it is the medication, she is experiencing side effects from Intuniv, contact her Dr. and inform him / her about how she is feeling.
Intuniv Side Effects
Headaches occur in less than 5% of patients.
Gastrointestinal side effects have included dry mouth in up to 60% of patients. Constipation has been associated with the use of this drug in 14% of patients. After one year of therapy the incidence of dry mouth and constipation averages 15% and 3%, respectively. Gastrointestinal side effects associated with the extended-release formulation have included dry mouth (4%), upper abdominal pain (10%), nausea (6%), and dyspepsia (less than 2%).
Read more at: https://www.drugs.com/sfx/intuniv-side-effects.html
- Intuniv Information for Consumers
- Intuniv Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Intuniv (detailed)
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