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    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    12/23/2008 11:46:57 PM

    Reviewer: customsouth, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    i was on Ritalin as a child and teenager. It was very helpful with my destructive behavior and depression as well as my adhd. However i was heavily medicated for a while and found myself to be in an almost dream state as well as not being able to sleep well on most nights. timing of the medicine was a must. while being heavily medicated i also got an almost floating feeling from the medicine. be s ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    12/18/2008 3:45:59 PM

    Reviewer: amanda05, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I am 22 years old and have only been on this for 2 weeks. It has really helped me concentrate at work!

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    12/17/2008 1:37:17 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    prescribed for me after having a stroked a the age of 49

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    12/13/2008 10:36:39 AM

    Reviewer: tammy, 7-12 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    my son has got suken eyes and it looks to me more of a habit then anything but if he dont have them he goes crazy he goes crazy even if he has them

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    12/9/2008 11:09:29 PM

    Reviewer: mom1, 3-6 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    My 6 year old son began taking this medication 10 months ago. I was very torn about the decision to medicate my child. I decided to try it to see if I saw any improvement. The improvement was apparent immediately. We have had to change his dosage (15mg 2x's daily), however now I am not the only one who sees how sweet and caring and wonderful my son is. Before medicine, most people were ag ... Show Full Comment

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