Jenngrrl75 in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
Just starting my 4 yr old on guanfacine and I’m wondering what, if any, are y’all’s experiences with it? Thx in advance 😊
cristinaprofesora in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
My son began with concerta and it worked really bad. After that, the doctor recommended me to change to guanfacine. Anyone with the same ...
Nammies5YrOld in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
has ANYONE experienced EXTREME hyperactivity while taking this medication ? I've got a 5 year old bouncing off the walls.. and having to be ...
Shelldawn21 in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
Anyone have experience with guanfacine?
willandgrace in ADHD Parents Together6 months ago
My 14 year old hates his Vyvanse. He started off well with it, but lately he says that it makes him grumpy and sad, not to mention that he ...
Chitchatter in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
My son started on 10mg of guanfacine at night for one week. We haven't seen any positive changes at school or home. He's still verbally im...
Purplepuppy in ADHD Parents Together4 months ago
My 6 year old has combined ADHD and was given 18mg concerta. He was on it for a couple weeks and he turned into an emotional tornado. Extrem...
Guanfacine adverse effects
DJKJ in ADHD Parents Together6 months ago
My son has been on guanfacine 1mg once daily since July. Are there any blood tests any one on here does for their kids on this med? Have the...
Strange side effects of ADHD medication (Aderall, Guanfacine, Evekeo)
StressedmomwADHDboy in ADHD Parents Together2 months ago
My son was formally diagnosed ADHD when he was about to turn 6. The first med prescribed to him is guanfacine (0.5 mg, twice daily). It mad...
Medication stopped working after two weeks?
daemaitehn in ADHD Parents Together5 months ago
Hello Support team (Yes, you all are),
My daughter is currently on Focalin XR which was increased in dosage, and started Guanfacine about 3-4...
19 year old daughter with ADHD and now anxiety
My 19 year old daughter was recently diagnosed with Inattentive ADHD and given Vyvanse. It works well for her- She is doing exceptionally w...
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...
Guanficine methylphenidate and clonidine
Melissanmylittleman in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
My son just started taking guanficine in the morning with his concerts was just wondering if anyone else’s children has had no appetite with...
child has ADHD,trying to find right meds...
Imsandrad in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
I have a 9yr old adopted daughter who’s got both inattentive & hyperactive ADHD, we have tried, Adderall RX, Focalin, Guanfacine, Straterra,...
mumford214 in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
For those whose children are taking Guanfacine? What time do you give it to them?
SabFL in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
My son psychiatrist prescribed aripripazole to my 5yr old due to impulsiveness and extremely defiant behavior. He is also taking guanfacine ...
Hodgestricia in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
I'm a newbie! My son daydreams or stares out while he eats. Does anyone else have this issue? Also, my son avoids eye contact when speaking ...
Looking for advice
Vtweedie19932 in ADHD Parents Together2 years ago
I am a mom to a wonderful soon to be 7 year old who has severe ADHD . Currently he is on guanfacine HLC 2 mg a day. I am trying to steer cle...
Dreading school starting
Mdmomof6 in ADHD Parents Together2 years ago
Hi, I have a 6 year old daughter who was diagnosed with ADHD earlier this year. I think she also has some sensory issues. She is a sweet l...
Scout62 in Adult ADHD Supporta year ago
Hi - I'm new here. Struggling with my adult son's ADD. Has anyone had luck with non-stimulant meds? Like Wellbutrin? Vyvanse turns my so...
Intuniv side effects
Kully in ADHD Parents Togethera year agoPOPULAR
Has anyone’s child tried Intuniv? My 11 year old son was diagnosed with ADHD several years ago. We made the hard decision to put him on med...
Can I alternate meds for 7 yr old?
GiaMalone in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
Hi, I am new here and desperate for support. I am realizing that I need it and should have pursued it a long time ago.
I have a 7 year-old d...
5yr old ADHD
My child was diagnosed with ADHD. Is taking guanfacine which helps with body restless and movements, but he is becoming verbally agressive a...
rrichardson in ADHD Parents Together2 years ago
My daughter had a genetic test done recently and I just heard back about the results. She currently is on strattera, guanfacine and respirad...
son can't take adhd meds
adhdfamily4 in ADHD Parents Together6 months ago
My adhd 9 year old had a DNA medicine test done because every adhd medication either made him break out in hives or vomit, he is unable to t...
Teenage daughter ADD, ADHD, Biploar, Impulsive behavior
ConfusedMum22 in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
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...
Mdmomof6 in ADHD Parents Together7 months ago
I have a 7 year old daughter who is currently taking guanfacine. Dr. had suggested her also taking Vayarin. Does anyone have good results fr...
Bad dreams and ADHD
123boys in ADHD Parents Together6 months ago
My son is 7 and and was diagnosed with ADHD combined type at 6 with inability to control him anger. He has had night terrors and bad dreams ...
Methylphenidate Good First-Choice Pediatric ADHD Drug
rckline in ADHD Parents Together4 months ago
I found this article very interesting & thought I'd share. Granted, if you found a medication strategy that works for you, definitely don't ...
aggressive behavior towards mother
Hank0619 in ADHD Parents Togethera year ago
my son is very aggressive towards his mother he is 9 yrs old with adhd and odd any advice?
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