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Posted 16 Aug 2009 by • 10 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 22 Aug 2009 by • 4 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 3 Feb 2010 by • 3 answers
Posted 24 Jul 2010 by • 7 answers
My son is 8 and is not able to swallow his 10mg Focalin XR capsul. It is more fear than ability, I believe. The Dr. showed him a trick he seemed to like - but when it came time to try - he refused. We were told to start practicing with a nerd and then try with a mini mm. Nerd worked, and he was ...
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 18 Mar 2010 by • 5 answers
My 7 year old daughter has taken focalin xr for 6 mos. and has developed facial and large muscle tics within the last week. Can medicine be the culprit? No history of tic disorder or tourette's in family. Sydney's mom
Posted 22 Sep 2009 by • 3 answers
Posted 17 Apr 2013 by • 2 answers
My son 8 was diagnosed with ADHD in Oct. of 2012. He was unable to focus in school to the point where he was falling way behind the other kids. He was also having difficulty with his behavior. He couldn't sit still, stop talking out of turn, keep his hands to himself, following simple ...
Posted 5 Nov 2009 by • 4 answers
My son was on focalin xr for about two years and in the last three months he started pulling out all of his eyelashes. Has anybody else heard anything about this being related to focalin?
Posted 18 Aug 2018 by • 2 answers
I have depression and ADHD and have been trying to find a good combination of medications to treat the two. Most recently I have been taking Wellbutrin XL and Focalin XR I just added the Focalin about two months ago. While I am already tired to begin with because of the depression, I have felt more ...
Posted 18 Jan 2013 by • 2 answers
My grandson is six years old and is on Clonidine HCL, Focalin XR and Risperidone. He has problems going to the bathroom in time to urinate and a real problem with bed-wetting. He also has a real problem being alone in the bathroom at school or at home as well as in any other room of the house ...
Posted 10 Nov 2009 by • 1 answer
Posted 25 Mar 2012 by • 1 answer
I've been taking Focalin for my ADD, and the results seem to vary from day to day. Does caffeine or some other substance have any considerable effects on it?
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