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Reply: Wetting Pants & Concerta
HI there, Definitely, physiological processes such as bladder control are affected by what's happening in...More
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Reply: 28 male, trial run concerta er 18mg
I Can't Focus One Thing, Then I Move On To Another Activity. Sleeping Patterns Still The Same. I Do Keep...More
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Reply: Adderall's side effects
No i didn't know what was happening back then, when I would not take it on the weekend, nothing would happen......More
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Wow. Thank you. I have been looking for ways to control my ADHD, because it's becoming a bit hard for me to...More
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Reply: Adult ADHD - Did you tell your boss about your ADH...
This article outlines some things to consider before telling your boss you have ADHD and how you may be...More
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Reply: Add
Thought about running in through without the insurance. But, I didn't want to pay $93.00 in case I had a...More
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12 year old Son with ADHD & Bipolar with psychotic...
Hello all, my 12 year old step-son has A LOT of issues. His newest one is stealing mine and his older...More
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Reply: lack of consistency
Consistency is key but have you thought of doing a diet change? My son was diagnosed with ADHD in the third...More
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Lack of Consistency
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App that helps a lot
One thing that helps a lot is an app called Calendar Event Reminder. I never forget a meeting now because my...More
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Reply: Adderoll
And, of course, a good physical exam and metabolic workup are important. And, as "funone" suggests, a Vitamin...More
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Reply: Trouble Sleeping and Waking up
These are all great topics of discussion. The power of the group! Melatonin: It's not for everyone. Not...More
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Reply: Improved ADD drugs
I was just prescribed what my doctor said is a relatively new drug called Vyvanse. I can't speak to its...More
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Reply: Children/Teens with ADHD
The cause of ADD isn't fully understood yet, but there is definitely a genetic connection in a majority of...More
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I just want to know How does a child or teen get ADHD?
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Reply: Swearing
That's great. Thank you. Jenny xxMore
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Reply: adhd
Finding a replacement behavior may be helpful and/or a fidget. Fidgets are a good distraction and can be...More
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New to meds, trouble sleeping
I have ADD and bipolar 2. I have recently started taking the most popular medications for both of these...More
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Reply: ADHD & pregnancy.. Help?
Hi Im not sure if you still check this post, but I am so happy to have found it. As you can see you are...More
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Site Improvements
Hypothetically, how would you feel about providing some personal information about your health to...More
Dealing with Denial (not mine, oddly enough...)
I was diagnosed with the inattentive form of ADD recently. I am 23, and have been called "space case"...More
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Reply: Parents of an Adult with ADHD
Hello, Does your daughter currently have some sort of treatment plan for her ADHD -- medication,...More
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Reply: vyvanse and excessive mucus
I have been on Vyvanse for about 2 years, and I noticed the problem a month or so after starting. It is...More
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Reply: Really mad
Hi Mom, This is really difficult, and I am sorry you have to fight this battle. Parenting is hard enough,...More
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Reply: Adderall and tooth decay
As a 45 year old male with ADHD, I have asked my Dentist about this something. Since Adderall is similar to...More
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Generic Adderall XR
Is there actually such a thing? I took Adderall XR for more than two years until around six months ago, when...More
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Reply: ADD and Phentermine
You should be able to find someone to prescribe it. Unless your skinny!
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Reply: adult son with ADHD out of control!
the fact is the PD is a last resort situation only to be used to prevent injury to OTHERS, as there is always...More
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What more can I do?? I have no legal ability to act on his behalf, but he needs someone to make decisions on his behalf right now.
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excessive adhd diagnosis
going through this thread, there is one major commonality. The ages of those displaying this behavior. One...More
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Blood Pressure Issue
Hi i was having high blood pressure (145/90) so I was taken off of my concerta. Ever since my life has...More
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