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    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    6/2/2016 4:37:09 PM

    Reviewer: Kitty , Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I'm an adult and my doctor gave me this for adhd. Unfortunately, I was already on high blood pressure medicine. So my blood pressure was super low, needless to say, and it did not help my ADHD except to put me to sleep.

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    2/15/2016 6:18:13 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I too have experienced extreeme tiredness and just want to sleep all the time. I have only been taking it for three weeks. I can't say I am more focused yet, because I am so tired all the time, I am hoping my body will get used to it soon. I have been on adderall and ridalyn in the past. However, DR. wants to try non-addictive pill first.

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    2/13/2016 11:44:25 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Ok my son is 5years old ever since he was born he hardly ever slept and the older he got he was hyper, problems with transition, acted out of impulse, and temper tauntrums with rage. so at age of 4 years he was put on guanfacine 1mg. the 1st night he took it he complained he was seeing the walls spinning or the room rocking like a boat told his med doctor and he told me he has to get used to it we ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    11/30/2015 11:14:16 PM

    Reviewer: grammyof2, 3-6 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    My 4yr old grandson has been on this for 1 1\2 months now started out 1\2 @ 6am 1\2 @ 6pm,first few days sleepy,then 2nd week up to 1mg morn/night 2weeks later we hve had to up his dose again now he is at 1mg at 5am\12pm\5pm but thats notwhat im concerned about it seems he is adapting to fast and he has gotten more agressive nowhe isthrowingserious tantrum it seems to have helped in one area and n ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    9/24/2015 11:53:49 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I am 23 years old and I was recently diagnosed with ADHD. My doctor advised me to take this medication at bedtime, because it is a extended release medication. I have noticed I wake up in the middle of the night sweating. Also, I get tired by the middle of the day for a couple of hours then have a burst of energy. The medicine does make me more calm, manages my anxiety and reduces my restlessness, ... Show Full Comment

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