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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
10/6/2008 3:50:48 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My son who is 4yrs old takes this and i have seen a very good side of him i had never seen. He is calmer and able to talk to me like he should, before the meds, he would not be still or be able to listen, he was just too wound up. I felt like a bad mom at first for drugging my child but i do not regret this, we are not able to be a family!

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
10/1/2008 2:57:43 AM

Reviewer: jb, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
10/1/2008 2:56:40 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've been taking Adderall for the past 3 months. I switched over from Focalin because that drug did little to improve my ADD; it just made me irritable once it wore off. I'm on 30 mg twice a day now. The drug puts me in a good place but it doesn't seem to accomplish its actual purpose. I know I've become dependent on it even in this short period of time. Other users have noted this ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
9/27/2008 5:21:59 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
In high school, my mom kept on me to do my schoolwork, which was good. However, half way through college, I started failing classes not having support, so I went to the school counselor. She helped me out a bit with a schedule, but still in crunch time, halfway through a Term (quarter), I just couldn't focus for homework. She brought up ADD, so I contacted a Psychiatrist. My psychiatri ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
9/25/2008 3:21:44 PM

Reviewer: marebare, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I never get tired anymore during the day and am up late doing homework, which is a given anyway. Don't have any trouble with going to sleep, but have alittle difficulty getting out of bed in the morning.Taking this medication , has given me somewhat of a dry mouth,and made me very constipated at first, but now is alittle better in that problem area. Otherwise, I have very much energy, to get a ... Show Full Comment

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