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Guanfacine - If my 8 year old takes it twice a day will it drop her blood pressure to much?

Posted 16 Sep 2017 by Tonia silvey 2 answers

The doctor prescribed my 8 year ild daughter to take it twice a day,is it going to hurt her by taking it that much?

What are guanfacine hcl ER 2mg tablets?

Posted 29 Aug 2017 by shirleydouglas 1 answer

What condition is guanfacine prescribed to treat?

Guanfacine - When does it take effect?

Posted 4 Aug 2017 by juliepeters90210 1 answer

My son was on 1mg for 3 weeks with no changes so it was upped to 2mg... that was 3 weeks ago and still no changes. Is it possible to see changes still or should I call the doctor again? He has a annual check up next month so should I just wait until then to see if anything happens? Any info would ...

Has anyone been prescribed guanfacine for nightmares. I have had nightmares constantly since I was?

Posted 8 Sep 2017 by QUESTOR527 0 answers

... a child. With a lot of physical movement and screams. About 10 years ago my physician prescribed guanfacine. The nightmares stopped and so long as I take it every night before bed, they do not return. If I miss a dose, they come back. The issue, having moved across the country, I cannot find a ...

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) - Why would a two year old be prescribed guanfacine?

Posted 23 Jun 2017 by Booboo1980 1 answer

My 21month old niece has been prescribed guanfacine to help her calm

Guanfacine - A possible side effect from this medication what should I do?

Posted 25 Jun 2017 by Stanislaw V 1 answer

I've only been taking this medication for 3 days and I've been getting dizziness after I get up from laying down blurred vision and headaches could this be due to this medication and what should I do?

Guanfacine - Side effects very concerning--very lightheaded and the need to sit back, even sleep!?

Posted 29 May 2017 by yanksgirl 0 answers

I have taken this for 6 days and am 'soooo dizzy and sleepy' and though I have dizziness anyway--due to another medical condition--inner ear,,, this is above and beyond! However, guanfacine-along with Valsartan has dropped my b/p levels about 40 points--from the 170/78-88, to ...

Guanfacine causing chronic cough ?

Posted 1 May 2017 by whootwhoot 1 answer

I am taking Guanfacine for high BP and its cognitive benefits , but it seems to be giving me a chronic cough. Anyone heard of this and will it go away over time ?

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.

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