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Posted 14 Jul 2012 by monkeyboy1978 • 2 answers
It is not prescribed to me so?
Posted 1 Feb 2013 by mrsgrant0112 • 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 5 Sep 2016 • 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com
Focalin and Adderall are both used for ADHD, but is one more effective than the other?
Posted 10 Nov 2016 by BridgetKoester • 1 answer
He is on Focalin 30mg, guava cone 11/2 mg in a.m. and 11/2 mg in pm. He is on Focalin 10 mg in afternoon. Then at night he is on Zoloft 200mg, Abilify 5mg, Heist still very aggressive and sometimes agitated Now doctor wants to increase Abilify to 20 mg by adding 10 mg in am Could he have ...
Dexmethylphenidate - Hello My Daughter is 13 and she ADD she takes 40mg of Focalin XR around 6:00 am
Posted 26 Oct 2016 by acutean • 0 answers
... and by 12:30~1:00
Posted 26 Oct 2016 by concernmomadhd • 0 answers
He got his afternoon meds instead of his night time one cause the person given it didn't read the bottle good
Posted 8 Oct 2016 by mamali • 0 answers
Posted 23 Sep 2016 by Mari0606 • 0 answers
... Kindergarten this year and his behavior and impulsiveness has gotten worse since school started. He puts his hands on children, which he's not done before. I don't know what to do but try to medicate so he can focus at school and bring his grades up. My son will be prescribed the XR ...
Posted 20 Aug 2016 by Susonechi • 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 allenjenn71 • 0 answers
Posted 30 May 2016 by Stonelayer • 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 18 Apr 2016 by Kaitlin DeBrower • 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 sleeptoomuch • 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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