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    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    3/19/2008 4:24:37 PM

    Reviewer: crazy2have3kids, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My 5 yr old son was put on this a yr ago with ADHD it worked fine for him untill he got immuned and they upped him to the highest dosage and they switched him to Adderall.. as for my 4 yr old who had ADHD/ODD it has not worked at all.. he still can't concentate in school, is still very hyper and the ODD had worsened.

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    3/19/2008 11:39:30 AM

    Reviewer: 3-6 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    my 5 yr old daughter has been on 18mg for about 5 months and can concentrate better but the side affects of anger and out burst are becoming too much. violent out burts, shoving, hitting and throwing things are out of control. and has increased since being on this medication

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    3/11/2008 10:21:49 PM

    Reviewer: Zuke, 3-6 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    My son is very active at home even while on this medication he seems happier overall and you can tell if he misses a day or two. I was a skeptic, now I'm a believer. I believe this is a case of both parents having to work to buy gas, food, just to survive and both are tired when we get home. Kids can't get out like they used to because of the sick people in this world so it's TV and vi ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    3/8/2008 5:42:33 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

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    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    3/8/2008 2:23:53 PM

    Reviewer: LOZERwendy, 13-18 Female 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:
    So I really like Concerta. It is easy to swallow and I didn't have any really bad side effects when I first started using it. My mom and dad have seen huge results. And I can handle my mind much better. My grades have gone up too. I started using it when I was 11 and it has worked very well.

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