23 Aug 2011
My son was put on Concerta at age 7. It has always worked quite well for him. I knew within hours of his taking the medicine that it was working! He takes Concerta in the AM then Clonidine in the PM to help him sleep. He is now 16 and still does quite well on this medication. We have not had to increase the dosage but maybe once in all this time.
24 Aug 2011
My son is 12 now and is on Vyvanse. That works well for his Adhd except it takes his appetite away. The pediatrician gave me another pill for him to take for appetite. He was on Strattera but that cause him to be pissed off and angry. Good luck and take care I know how worrysome it can get. Keep in touch.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
He was never treated with medication for the ADHD. Now he seems to have the same problems, no focus, short attention, behind academically, not many ...
2 answers • 21 Sep 2009
... some of these meds to be extremely expensive.Is there a chesper one than another and has phentermine been used to treat adhd?
4 answers • 26 Mar 2010
My twelve year old son was on Intuniv for the last two months and he gained five pounds. He is not heavy, but not thin either. He has Tourettes, OCD, ...
1 answer • 24 Mar 2011
... sleep (which I think is the majority of them) tried this... 3 mg Melatonin at 9pm, 1 tab of kids benydryl at 10pm... well I did it last night and ...
4 answers • 16 Mar 2013
... medications (depression, anxiety, mild ADHD) and while I can sympathise, I do worry about her taking Ritalin somedays and not others - prescribed ...
2 answers • 6 May 2013