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Posted 16 Aug 2009 by • 8 answers
I have been on xanax for about 10 years now, its the only thing that helps for my panic attacks, social anxiety, phobias, im just afraid of facing the outside world with out it..Just simply bringing my daughter to school is hard for me. The xanax helps to get through these routine things in life. ...
Posted 14 Jul 2012 by • 2 answers
It is not prescribed to me so?
Posted 1 Feb 2013 by • 5 answers
My 6 yr. old daughter had just been put on Focalin XR 5mg capsule. She has been having trouble falling asleep since taking this medicine. I have heard that giving her melatonin will help relax her & make her fall asleep. Please let me know what you think
Posted 26 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
My 17 year old son has ADHD and dysgraphia, diagnosed by doctors, and through some research, I believe he also has SPD (Sensory perception disorder). He currently takes focalin XR 15 mg a day for his adhd. My question is kind of hard to explain, but I'll do my best. He's grown up a very ...
Posted 28 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
My son has been taking focalin and the side effects I've noticed is he talks and talks and repeats his self over and over. And he blinks alot.and also clears his throat alot. Over all medicine works great for him at school. Has anyone experienced this?
Posted 13 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
My 14 yr old son has been taking .25 mg of risperidone in the AM and .50mg at bedtime. He also takes focalin xr for ADHD. He has had mild tics come around for he last 2 years but we are noticing them a lot more this year as are other people. Have others experienced this in their kids and if so what ...
Dexmethylphenidate - Hello My Daughter is 13 and she ADD she takes 40mg of Focalin XR around 6:00 am
Posted 26 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
... and by 12:30~1:00
Posted 20 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
My 11 year old son is currently taking Concerta but is having bad side effects. These include extreme loss of appetite, moodiness, depression, and is lethargic at times. These symptoms are growing in intensity since reaching puberty. The doctor is suggesting Focalin. Have your children experienced ...
Posted 10 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 5 Aug 2013 by • 2 answers
We just switched off of Focalin XR 40mg because it stops working mid-day. Which means he has to go to the school nurse to have the short acting Focalin administered. We made the switch to Intuniv 1mg and he took his 1st dose last night. Today he is twitchy, cant sit still, it took 4 hours to do two ...
Posted 30 May 2016 by • 0 answers
... Lexapro 20mg and Focalin XR 15mg. I started 10mg of Lexapro in February 2016, and vacationed in sunny Florida for a week and a half with no issues. I bumped up to 20 mg of Lexapro then after about 2-3 weeks I introduced 10mg of Focalin XR, and then again 3 weeks later bumped up to 20mg focalin ...
Posted 22 Aug 2009 by • 2 answers
My 8 year old son takes Focalin XR - 10mg. It barely seems to get him through the school day. How long is one dose supposed to last?
Posted 8 May 2016 by • 0 answers
I accidentally gave my (10) son his Focalin XR 20 mg at bedtime instead of his Remeron. What do I do?
Posted 18 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
I hate it because I'm trying to lose weight (I need to lose 130 lbs) and this hunger after it wears off isn't going to help. Any tips on keeping it from happening? It's almost impossible to eat on the medicine it makes me gross to my stomach looking at food. Also I get headaches ...
Posted 13 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
... increase the dosage, even though on this site it says that an adult can be prescribed it at 40 mg daily. Is this accurate and if so, any suggestions? Are there other ADD medications that interact well with this?
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