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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of DextroStat oral.

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22 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
1/26/2013 8:42:46 PM

Reviewer: sparky, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
the medication

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
9/1/2010 3:07:38 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on this medication for only a few days and so far I really like it. I take 10 mg in the morning and another 10 mg at lunch time. I was on Methylin for years taking 20 mg twice a day and I had bad anxiety and I was irritable but I could concentrate. The doctors switched me to dextrostat and I can concentrate, complete tasks, and not become overwhelmed with multiple things in front of me ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
3/5/2010 1:14:22 PM

Reviewer: john211@aol.com, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
best of the genric

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
7/29/2009 4:25:48 PM

Reviewer: W, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I took this drug twice in my life. Once in high school, but I discontinued it because it made my arms shake. I take it now, 14 years later, and I really like the obvious results. It is a bit difficult to remember to take it as often as I should. Also, I tend to forget to eat, when I'm on it. I learned early not to drink soda with it, as my heart beat felt too fast. My short term memory ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
4/12/2009 1:09:26 PM

Reviewer: davidb, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have found it a great drug. My problem is I forget to take it every several hours. I take it along side prozac for depression. If I take too much I get sleepy. It is not good to drink alot of coffee. There are times when I go off back to typical add behavior . Taking this drug has spared me alot of pain of add. They make you feel like a criminal at the drug store since it is consid ... Show Full Comment

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