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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/4/2007 9:12:01 PM

Reviewer: chuckabee24, 19-24 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:
Very effective. I have been taking this for 6 years, and have had little side effects.

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/4/2007 6:17:55 PM

Reviewer: Jason, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
54mg of Concerta every morning has enabled me to be focussed,calm, and less aggressive. There is a definite night and day difference if I miss a dose. It gives me the patience to get through the things in life that used to set me off. I don't feel like a zombie nor am I flying high on it. I simply feel better, and those who know me say its made a huge difference. People used to say that I made ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/4/2007 12:34:28 AM

Reviewer: SMS1967, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My 8-year old first tried Metadate and then migrated to Concerta. The 36mg dosage seems very effective. Once in a great while he has some difficulty falling asleep, but overall the results are very good. His teacher noticed an immediate difference and, truth be told, the bigger illustration is on days he doesn't take it. The boy drives us crazy... and the hyperactivity element isn't re ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/1/2007 7:25:37 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 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:
Concerta is a good drug if you want to be able to focus and keep your mind together. There is just something about it to me that makes me not want to take it but in the end i cant find a reason not to.

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/1/2007 10:42:09 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 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:
I have been on concerta for almost 8 years now, this drug works wonderfully for my ADHD treatment and other than the decreased appetite (which isn't such a bad thing) and the slight increase in blood pressure I have had no negative side effects. In my experience there isn't any "crash" once concerta leaves the system like there was for me with Ritilan.

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