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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of METADATE CD Oral.

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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
8/8/2012 2:31:14 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
full of energy amd focused

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
4/6/2012 1:47:49 PM

Reviewer: MorganJamee, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was put on Metadate about a year ago 20mg 2 times a day. It helps me focus on what i need to do such as my school work. I have seen a difference in getting things I need to get done done. I only take one a day because I do not like the way two of them make me feel. I have lost a lot of weight because of this drug. I would say that is one of the biggest down falls about this drug. I have no appet ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
1/5/2012 10:45:19 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This paticular drug has worked the best for both my kids, one having ADD and one being ADHD with autism. I know its otherwise known as ritalin, but metadate CD releases in the brain different then Ritalin without near as many side effects. I have been a very happy parent with this drug, it has gotton my son into the gifted program at school, to help him focus, and concentrate easier, he is very sm ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/9/2011 11:59:05 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
At the beginning this drug was great I actually didn't start taking meds until high school for my adhd. I am a senior in college now at a very highly ranked college and have found that even with an increased dose the metadate is not working. I do not know if it is my diet now or my lack of exercise because my sport season is over and it is finals but I am finding it very hard to focus on anyth ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
11/21/2011 1:40:28 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My son just stared Metadate CD 10mg once a day 3 days ago. Too soon to make any true evaluation yet. However I have noticed the beginnings of mood swings, and the "zombie" stare. Not to thrilled. Was wondering if anyone had height growth rate problems with their child while on Metadate. When he was on Vyvanse one of the main reasons we took him off was beacuse he was 7 years old and pe ... Show Full Comment

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