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Guanfacine - I have a generic question?

Posted 18 Jan 2017 by greeneyedfae 0 answers

My son has ADHD(combined) and was prescribed a form of Guanfacine twice, I will explain why. I can't remember then name of the first but he would take half at night and it would make him sleepy enough and he woke up calmer, which was amazing. When I went refill it they gave me this generic ...

For people who took guanfacine and changed to a different medication, what worked better for you?

Posted 1 Jan 2017 by RiegM 0 answers

My son is taking guanfacine now, and it seems to work for a few weeks, then not so much. We have had to increase dosage regularly. I wondered what else people have found that supressed tics while not just making them a zombie all day. Thanks.

After I started taking guanfacine I haven't had my menstrual cycle?

Posted 31 Dec 2016 by Unitato 0 answers

I have been on this medication for 3 months. There is no possible way I am pregnant. Could this just be a side effect?

Guanfacine - Has anyone experienced memory loss or impairement?

Posted 23 Dec 2016 by jzybau97 0 answers

My friends sister is on guanfacine for ADHD, and also Zoloft(sertraline) for depression. Recently she can't remember certain things about her past. She can't remember her older sister, but remembers her younger one. She didn't remember her birthday or where she was living. I read ...

Guanfacine - My doctor just prescribed me this medication I am worried to take it?

Posted 1 Dec 2016 by trinalynne 1 answer

I have suffored for years with all sorts of issues and recently have been diagnosed with bipolar. I am on Lithium and it makes me tinkle when i cough as well as makes me very sleepy. Everything that I am reading on here is making me not want to take this medicine. I am a 34yr old woman and my ...

Guanfacine - Headaches Common for users??

Posted 11 Aug 2016 by myturners 1 answer

My daughter has taken this medication for a couple years now. In the past year she's had problems with headaches daily. Is this a common problem with users? I'm trying to see just how common this is. I do see it listed as a side effect but just wondering. It works well for her in every ...

Guanfacine - should he take it in the am or pm?

Posted 26 Sep 2015 by kittybl 1 answer

My son takes extended release guafacine 2mg. The school compensation that he's too tired. He wakes up at night lot. I'm told by the Dr to give it to him in the am but am wondering if i should just give it to him at night so he sleeps better and isa bit more alert in the day

Has anyone been using the brand Intuniv and had to switch to generic Guanfacine?

Posted 18 Aug 2015 by Lchollinshead 1 answer

My insurance no longer wants to cover the brand for my 6 y/o and I'm concerned about how the two meds compare.

My 9 yr old son takes guanfacine I noticed his body tics are returning will they stop?

Posted 6 Jun 2015 by sheard 1 answer

he was on guanfancine before about 3 months ago but we stopped, and now back on while he was off meds his tics stopped all together , now they have returned I'm wondering will they stop because this frustrates him very much and he gets angry. I feel helpless.

Hydr thoclorzide, lisinopril, clonidine and amlodipine damn near ended my Quanfacine??

Posted 16 Feb 2015 by jringo 1 answer

is my cardiologist guessing ..quanfacine 1mg two times a day... I NEED A MEDICINE THAT WORKS. not some quessing game. The drugs I mentioned above should be used to indict the FDA.

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