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Posted 19 Aug 2010 by • 2 answers
my son has ADD/ADHD, OCD and tic disorder which borderlines on Tourette's syndrome and he has just started taking Intuniv, he has never taken any other medication as his tics were always an issue and many doctors were hesitant to put him on any medication and I am afraid that with taking any ...
Tourette's Syndrome - Which medications have you taken for tourettes ONLY? (Not to treat adhd etc.)?
Posted 30 Dec 2012 by • 5 answers
... Has it helped? What were the side effects
Posted 21 May 2017 by • 4 answers
Topamax is giving me really bad side effects and they are not helping to suppress my tics in the slightest! Why is everyone seeming to have good results with this medication but I'm having such a ruff time with it? I'm loosing all hope of any medical treatment that will work and I'm ...
Posted 24 Nov 2009 by • 3 answers
Posted 5 Mar 2012 by • 2 answers
I was diagnosed with a coughing tic about ten years ago. Doctor put me on orap 1mg 2x a day. About 3-4 weeks later tic got significantly better. Since I am a diabetic I have developed neuropathy in my legs and feet. So I quit orap and starting taking cymbalta for it. It has helped with the pain, ...
Posted 30 Jan 2015 by • 2 answers
i was on topamax for my tourette's, lost 60lbs, have gone off and gained back the wt., want to lose again, will it work twice?
Posted 9 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
I've had complex tourettes with adhd and obsessive compulsive behaviors (that in nature feel like any other tic-must be performed or happen) . I've been untreated for 38 years til 8 months ago. I could cry at relief. 60mg of extended release ritalin has made them minimal (less I've ...
Posted 24 Jun 2013 by • 2 answers
Is TS and SPD comorbid conditions or does it go deeper than that? Does one make it more likely to be diagnosed with the other?
Posted 14 Sep 2015 by • 2 answers
Compulsive is the best way I can describe it... I have the urge to blink, it feels similar to somewhere between one of those restless nights of sleeping, and what I'd imagine tourette's syndrome to feel like. I have the overwhelming urge to blink, a lot of the time in rapid succession; I ...
Posted 30 Sep 2015 by • 1 answer
My son is 10 and over the past few years his tics have become more frequent and random it seems. We don't want him to hurt himself and are having him examined for Tourette's/Asbergers. Dr suggested buspirone, but after reading the side effects, we are anxious about it. We don't want ...
Posted 27 Feb 2012 by • 1 answer
My 14 yr old daughter was just started on baclofen for Tourette's Syndrome but she is also border line psycitsophrenic(spelled wrong?) I've read that this medicine helps for both. Any suggestions??
Posted 28 Feb 2013 by • 1 answer
I've been taking Gabapentin 100mg five times per day for about six months. Over the past 3 or 4 months I've begun having the uncontrollable need to stretch my eyes. In the past 2 months I have been uncontrollably throwing my head back in an effort to stretch my neck and throat region. In ...
Posted 4 May 2015 by • 1 answer
... migraines have .some symptoms not all only drink water everything else tastes awful forget to eat a lot still have my mind but the tingling is awful get tired easy take 50 in the am 50 at night I gained 30 pounds when I quit smoking and because I'm 50 my doctor is fine with it I'm not ...
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