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Reply: My 8 year old is having VERY scary spells on her 1...
I am so glad that you were able to get your daughter in to see your doctor, and that they are being so...More
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Reply: Struggling Student with ADD
HI there, If you are suffering from hair loss and moodiness on the Vyvanse, please find another physician...More
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Reply: starting a new medication
There are no drug interactions when taking both Vyvanse and Intuniv. My daughter tried Intuniv and it made...More
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ADHD mom spiraling down
I'm an ADHD mom with 6 kids (4 have been diagnosed with ADHD, one severely and one has mood disregulation...More
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Reply: ADHD vs. Bipolar Disorder
ADHD is a common co-morbid condition for those diagnosed bipolar. A real good Psychiatrist should be able...More
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Reply: At a loss and need direction
Hi Teratos, First of all, I'd like to compliment you for your honesty. So many times, parents get so...More
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Reply: ADD help please!
Hello mommyplus5, You might be interested in this article about home treatment for headaches in...More
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Reply: Job trouble
Hello, This article about ADHD in the workplace has some tips on how to find a job that is right for...More
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Taking Vyvanse a couple days before surgery
I am taking vyvanse for and I wanted to know that is it ok to stop taking this med 36 hours prior to surgery....More
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Thank you Gina
Gina, Thank you for validating that ADHD is real and has serious impacts on the lives of its...More
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Reply: Over weigh children
Hi i have a 10y/o who takes the trazadone in PM to sleep (for anxiety) but not the other - so i wonder if...More
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Reply: ADHD
This is actually my original post; but my account is locked so I had to open a new account. I just wanted to...More
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Adderal XR mixed with alcohol and cannibus is a da...
My daughter just started the Adderal XR a few months ago. In the past month, she has continuously gotten more...More
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Reply: Making friends with ADD
Hi, The description that you gave of your daughter sounds just how someone would've described me at 14. I'm...More
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Reply: Adderall and increased anxiety
P.S. Your husband should be assisting you in finding the best medication/dosage. It often takes teamwork....More
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Reply: Is Adderall having unhealthy effects on my testicl...
Hello, While it is possible that your symptoms are related to the Adderall, the only way that you can get...More
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Reply: Finally
Hello lrafferty, This community as well as our Bipolar Community are great places to start for...More
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Reply: Adult ADHD and Bi-polar????
Wow I realize I wrote this post a very long time ago, but I just need to say thank you for what you wrote. The...More
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Reply: No childhood memories...only a couple
I agree i don't remember my childhood either just bits and pieces i feel like it's probably normal for us...More
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stopped vyvanse cold turkey
I have been taking vyvanse for over a year and the last two months began feeling depressed doc started me on...More
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Reply: Facebook group!
I have a couple groups that I admin and created here are the links ... ...More
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Reply: Problems with employement
I have a job developer, but despite that and articles. Nothing has come up at all.
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Reply: help
It is really important to get support in place now for your son - the longer you wait, the further behind...More
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Reply: New to ADHD
Hi taylight, While we cannot recommend physicians on this board, you might try searching for one in our ...More
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Reply: How to go about talking to my doctor about adhd.
Hi aur10555, I suggest you make an appointment to talk with your doctor about your symptoms and concerns...More
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Reply: my son currently on adderall xr
My son which is 8 is finally on 10mg of Adderall xr. This took about 5 other trial and error meds to find...More
Posted by mommyplus5
About coffee
hello I drink a lot of coffee today and I am not feeling okay what can I do ?
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Reply: Medication Too Expensive!
Saved on my prescription Meds- I found a Free Discount card that saved me $22 on one med and $97 on another....More
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Menses Problem and Bely
My wife had tumers around overies and utirus, then doctor asked to check CA-125 test. its value high than...More
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Reply: Looking for other treatment of ADHD for my 9 yr. o...
Thank you for responding to this thread. Are there any books you would recommend for someone who has a child...More
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