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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Intuniv ER Oral.

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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
3/24/2010 7:45:47 PM

Reviewer: sryformymchild, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My 11 yr. old son was just changed to this drug. We skipped 2 days & used the old concentra 54 mg. Now he is complaining of being sleepy and is still distractive in class. What can I do?

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
3/22/2010 1:15:29 AM

Reviewer: 7-12 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The doctor perscrided this medication to my 7 year old and during week 2 I stopped the medicine because it was making him very hyper and he talked like there was no tomorrow. His teacher asked me what was going on with him because all he wanted to do was bounce around the classroom and talk.

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
3/17/2010 4:43:43 PM

Reviewer: Mom, 7-12 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My 12 yr old has been on several different ADHD meds (Vyvanse, Adderall, Focalin XR..) since he was 7 yrs old. All of these meds gave him tics, not to mention the fact that he stayed underweight and small in stature all of these years. Every night he was agitated and tired. Recently his doctor put him on Intuniv. We started at 2mg and then quickly went to 3mg which was way too strong for him. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
3/25/2010 10:25:23 AM

Reviewer: 7-12 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My son is 10 years old we have tried all meds. Some of which caused sever mood swings. When we first tried Intuniv we took him off all other meds. He did ok on 1 mg then we moved up to 2mg( still a little hyper but all other areas great improvement) then to 3 as he went to 3mg he was a walking zombie. We went back down to 2mg. There was an adjustment period where we found he still needed the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
3/16/2010 10:43:08 PM

Reviewer: willjo4, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My son who has ADHD has been on Intuniv for almost 3 weeks and now at 2mg. It is the first medication we tried because he was getting facial tics. It made him very tired and irritable the first 2 weeks, but we are seeing less fatigue, no tics and his teachers report better attention in class. His behavior at home has also been easier to manage. Fingers crossed this will continue.

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