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Guanfacine - someone please read this ! (a worried dad)

Posted 21 Mar 2018 by Nyjaxry 1 answer

My son is 4 years old. He has ODD, OCD and ADHD. He says no to everything you want him to do and yes to everything you don’t want him to do. He started on half a milligram of guanfacine In the morning and half a milligram at night. The doctor said we will notice a difference in two weeks. ...

Guanfacine - Does the waking up at night and delusions eventually stop when use to the meds ?

Posted 22 Mar 2018 by Nyjaxry 1 answer

My son is 4 years old. He has ODD, OCD and ADHD. He says no to everything you want him to do and yes to everything you don’t want him to do. He started on half a milligram of guanfacine In the morning and half a milligram at night. The doctor said we will notice a difference in two weeks. ...

Can my 6 year old take 2mg of guanfacine twice in one day? One in the morning and one in the evening

Posted 6 Mar 2018 by Jaycorn 0 answers

My son was supposed to only take guanfacine once a day in the morning but after it causing too much drowsiness, His doctor wants him to start taking it once a day at night and told me to start by giving him another dose this evening and there after only in the evenings. Is it OK that he would ...

Guanfacine for anxious child age 7?

Posted 1 Mar 2018 by FrannyZon 0 answers

Hi all, Looking for experiences (positive or negative) for using guanfacine to address anxiety in children. My daughter has a lot of outbursts that are due to anxiety. She was on zoloft, but gained a lot of weight so she was weened off. Dr. suggested guanfacine. What have people experienced with ...

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?

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 ...

What are guanfacine hcl ER 2mg tablets?

Posted 29 Aug 2017 by shirleydouglas 1 answer

What condition is guanfacine prescribed to treat?

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 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 - 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 ...

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