janaq in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
My daughter started taking focalin xr 1 week ago.
There has been no improvement. Started off with 5mg dose. Moved her up to the 10mg..
Focalin XR Teacher Feedback
daemaitehn in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
My daughter has been on Focalin XR for about 3 weeks now. So far, me and my wife are happy with the change. She can focus easi...
Focalin XR sleepyness?
Just started my 6 year old daughter on Focalin XR. We are on day 5. First let me start by saying it was a big hurdle for me to...
Focalin xr dosage change
We have now increased the dose to 30mg.. starting tomorrow. The lower dosages were doing absolutely nothing. I feel bad at times... I start ...
Suggestions with Focalin XR side effects?
jekkuh in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
Hello my son (6yo) has been taking Focalin XR 5mg for few weeks now. At first it was working great for school and also was still in his syst...
We finally started the Focalin XR...
Payton2009 in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
Well we are on day 2 of the focalin xr 5 mg tablet. I got scared yesterday because he said his head felt weird. But that was on Sunday(yeste...
So I pulled her off Ritalin
hsanchezsocal in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
Her Behavior worsened at school her nightmares on the regular and simple tasks like putting on her socks became extremely difficult
Casbug in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
Just wanted to post about what we are going through at the moment.
So today is day 1 of concerta. My nephew, aged 10 who has severe ADHD...
Newbee parent of 11 y/o boy w/ Adhd combined type
kaoskrsp in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
Hi all! I am a single parent of an 11 year old boy with ADHD combined type. He currently takes 25mg of Focalin XR every morning. I would a...
Just an update
sarahchiov in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
So, we thought we had it all figured out with the Focalin XR, but after about 4 months, it began to loose its effectiveness and my son began...
Anyone heard of Dyanavel XR 2.5 mg??
Kknight85 in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
Since we can’t get any quillivant XR, the neurologist prescribed my son this. It is double the price of Quillivant with my insurance. Cost m...
ow do you find your search and the trial and error for the right meds?
Renoya in Adult ADHD Support6 months ago
How do you find your search and the trial and error for the right meds?
Figuring the right type of medications and then the right brand
JJS2015 in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
We just tried Focalin XR 5mg on our 7 year old this past week and it’s helped with the impulse behavior but it seems to make him more irrita...
Advice for medication for my superhero
TiffanyLorene in ADHD Parents Together7 months ago
My son is currently on intuniv and is still struggling with aggressive behaviors. The next medication that is suggested to us to try is Kapv...
Boymom3 in ADHD Parents Together10 months ago
I have a 6 year old boy with ADHD and ODD. He takes focalin xr and it has helped him a lot. I’ve noticed though that when it’s out of his sy...
To seek a 2nd opinion or not
Julief1976 in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
So my son was dx with adhd and on focalin xr and had an amazing week at school. He has definite opp defiant behavior too which isn’t great a...
vivian2222 in ADHD Parents Together4 months ago
My son psychiatrist wants to try Focalin this time. This will be the third medication that we have tried. Any common side ef...
Kid acts nutty at md office visits
I know this is part of her adhd and anxiety but this makes my anxiety go full throttle. My 11 y.o will need to have a tooth removed because ...
kondasa in ADHD Parents Together7 months ago
My 7 year old does very well on 10 mg of focalin XR during the day, but it typically wears off around 3 pm. The doctor said that is fine bec...
Malcomsmom in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
Well I posted about 5 months ago. My 9 year was on Adderall Xr at that time and tenex. We realized that the xr was giving him mood swings so...
Newly diagnosed 7yo on focalin. How do u deal with the difficulty falling asleep?
kmo1350 in ADHD Parents Together8 months ago
Hi, my son was diagnosed with Adhd a year ago, he takes focalin Dr and now we are getting concerned about his weight. He is 11 years old and...
Tshay in ADHD Parents Together2 years ago
Hi am new to this group. I am a single mom of A 14 year old with a.d.h.d. He has been on meds. From the age of 5. It seams when he hit puber...
Kate5580 in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
My son started Adderall 5mgs twice daily yesterday and bedtime was horrible. He was very restless, said his skin was itching, couldnt settl...
LostNNeverland in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
We just left my 7yr old’s prescribing doctor and he has decided to add the medicine trileptal to his schedule in addition to the Focalin and...
ADHD but lost
Lostmama in ADHD Parents Together2 years ago
My 5yr old just started school last week. Because he's been very aggressive, and disruptive to his teachers and classmates he's been removed...
Anyone using Adderall?
DAYNSH in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
My son (now 8) was diagnosed and started on short acting adderall. Went to his wellness checkup, we have had some problems in school lately...
New here and not sure which way to go
AvaPsmom in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
Hi! My 8 yr old daughter was diagnosed with ADHD, OCD, mild dyslexia and anxiety. The diagnosis was in place as of November 2017 but the sc...
Cjkchamp in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
My son has been on Focalin XR and Guanfacine ER for about four months. Things improved somewhat as the daily phone calls from the school sto...
Anxiety and ADD
Penn66 in ADHD Parents Together9 months ago
My 15 yr old son is on Concerta 37mg Wellbutrin and a low dose of Fluoxetine.
He was doing quite well with the Wellbutrin which was add...
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