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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
7/14/2008 11:58:17 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
After trying Ritalin and Strattera, I switched doctors and he introduced me to Vyvanse. I noticed my energy level increased and focus ability increased as well. I began with 30mg daily and after 4 weeks, was increased to 50mg daily. My doctor was a bit concerned about the weight loss. (16 lbs in 8 wks) After a few months, my ability to focus decreased and my irritability increased. I felt "wi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
7/11/2008 10:26:12 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
7/3/2008 11:14:44 AM

Reviewer: Janie, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My son will be 6 years old in 2 months. He has been diagnosed with ADHD, we tried Focalin XR, Adderall 10 mg and 20 mg and nothing worked. We tried Vyvanse 30 mg and we had to stop it on the 4th. day due to he got very depressed and spent 3-4 hours crying and screaming every day from 9am to 1pm non stop. Teachers at summer camp were unable to help him control the crying, he even tried to run away. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
6/25/2008 12:21:12 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
YAY! this "pro-drug" helped me achieve my highest gpa to date in college--i'm able to study, focus, and hold conversations without offending people with my inattentiveness!!! the nice part is that i still feel like myself--not zombie-like or robotic. i tolerate the vyvanse much better than other drugs, and i don't feel medicated. the most noticeable side effect is dry mouth a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
6/24/2008 8:30:12 PM

Reviewer: huntress1900, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My 11yr. old son is twitching and clearing his throat like TERRETS. first he was on 30mg we noticed these things i took him to the eye dr. then the family dr. he said it looks like allergies and it did subside a few mnths later we upped the dose to 50mg and these symptoms came back. the dr took him off 3wks ago and the symptoms are still here. i am worried this is permenant. any info please email ... Show Full Comment

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