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Posted 14 Jul 2012 by • 2 answers
It is not prescribed to me so?
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 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
Our little girl age 8 is on Focalin 10mg It works great for school Worried though because she won"t?
Posted 3 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
... eat. When it wears off sometimes she is off the walls Smart mouth can't control her. She complains of stomach pain and feeling sad. Her grades are wonderful but she said she has no friends. Her mother took drugs during pregnancy (we have custody). Hate for her to be on this or any other ...
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 6 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
A few days ago I took 15 mg Lexapro and the morning, 40 mg Focalin around 12:00 and 250 tramadol at night time. I woke up the next morning feeling very weird, and I still feel this way days later. I've ruled out seratonin syndrome and other things and I can't figure out what's wrong. ...
What symptons and of tardive dysenesia do you have and has anyone found something that really helps?
Posted 21 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
What are most reported drugs thought to cause tardive dyskenesia. I am bipolar I and I have taken, Abilify, Cymbalta, Pristiq, Klonopin, focalin, lamotrigine, buspirine and others over a 40 year period. My symptons started about 3 years ago. The tardive dyskenesia affects my mouth, jaw and lips. I ...
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 ...
Posted 10 Nov 2016 by • 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 • 0 answers
... and by 12:30~1:00
Posted 26 Oct 2016 by • 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 • 0 answers
Posted 23 Sep 2016 by • 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 • 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 ...
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