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Displaying 11 questions associated with Focalin.

Focalin vs Adderall: What's the difference?

Focalin and Adderall are both used for ADHD, but is one more effective than the other?

How can I get my 8 yr. old to take his Focalin XR, sprinkled?

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... read more

Can focalin xr cause facial and large muscle tics?

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

How long does it take focalin xr to get out of your system to pass a ua?

It is not prescribed to me so?

Does Focalin make you tired?

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... read more

What symptoms or long term effects of stopping cold turkey 30 mg of Focalin XR have you experienced?

It seems stopping many drugs cold turkey is not advised. I'm wondering what others experienced when stopping 30mg Focalin XR?

Is bladder control affected by the use of Clonidine HCL, Focalin XR or Risperidone in children?

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... read more

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