This morning we started Concerta for my 5 and 1/2 year old adhd and very impulsive boy. Doctor says we should see results today or tomorrow....
Concerta and wide awake at night
Have you experienced this with your child when taking a Concerta? My 6 yr old has always went to bed at 7:30 and slept till 5:45-6am....
Please help-ADHD medication
My 6 year old son was diagnosed in April with ADHD. At the time he was in a level 4 public school ( not good ) with 30 kids in his kindergart...
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My 9 year old grandson has adhd & is currently on Concerta & Clonidine. He also takes a multi-vitamin & probiotic....
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10 yr old with ADHD and ODD
Hello, my name is Heather and I just joined this group tonight. My daughter was diagnosed in 2010 with ADHD and ODD, she is on concerta....
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I'm in a weird position, because they refuse to believe my brain injury is real....
My 15 year old son is guna be the death of me
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My 8th grade son is drowning because of the inattentive ADHD. He's slowly giving up on school....
Teenage daughter ADD, ADHD, Biploar, Impulsive behavior
I have a 14 year old daughter that has been in my life now for 5 years. Therapy during the 5 years seem to work only while we’re in front of ...
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Hi. I wrote here recently about my worry about starting medication for my 6 year old who was recently diagnosed with ADHD....
Minimal side effects?
We are in the process of finding the right medication for my 7 year old son recently diagnosed with ADHD. We tried Focalin and it made him ve...
PD or LBD and what about me?
My husband of 12 years was diagnosed with Parkinson's four years ago at the age of 51. It was never a definitive diagnosis and depending who ...
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Hi, My name is Emily and I have a 7 year old son diagnosed just this past fall with ADHD. He is currently taking concerta in the morning and ...
It has to get easier
Today was tough my 7 year old who currently takes concerta. It is like he just don't get it....
Confused at 54?
Hi, my husband is 54 and was diagnosed with PD four years ago, although I suspect that he has had it for eight years or so....
New here and just looking for support
Hi all! I am new here and so excited to have people who are in a similar situation as me....
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My son wasn’t diagnosed at 4 with ADHD and some behavioral disorders similar to those found in Asperger syndrome. He has been on concerta for...
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