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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
4/27/2008 3:04:38 PM

Reviewer: Cat-mom, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have taken a low dose of adderall for about five years, and it has changed my life. My ability to think ahead, anticipate and avoid problems has dramatically improved. My abilty to articulate myself improves dramatically on adderal – especially with a low dose. I can understand the consequences of my actions with a clarity that I wish I had earlier in life J My over-all attention span has d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
4/26/2008 10:43:58 PM

Reviewer: wendycordes@yahoo.com, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i as a mom of 4kid's two with adhd i feel that they should take this drug off the drug market i'm very angree that they can use this medication when the side effects out weigh it's self they call this medication safe i call it child endarangerment it is killing my 10yr.old son he has bleeding comming from nose and now in his mouth what the heck kinda medication is this taking live' ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
4/21/2008 11:26:17 AM

Reviewer: c_jernigan, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My initial response to Adderall XR was great - it changed my life, but then ... and there is always a "but" in life - the effects began to wear off and then I think that Adderall began muting my endocrine system. In a nutshell - it significantly reduced my level of perceived anxiety. I didn't realize it, but I was probably living with a "4" on a 1 - 10 scale for general an ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
4/16/2008 7:26:13 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking the XR 20mg a day for about 6 months now and it has completely changed my life. You would have never known I had an attention problem because I was a very active teenager. I was involved in sports, many extracuricular activities and worked since I was 16 so my mind was constantly focused on something different. It became a problem after becoming a single mom. I couldn't o ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
4/16/2008 3:37:53 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
this drug causes extreme depression after extended use. i believe this drug should be taken OFF the market and reevaluated. this drug can cause thoughts of suicide, eratic behavior, mood swings, bouts of hysteria and overall should be in a class of its own for ONLY the severely mentally ill that need institutionalizing! the fact that CHILDREN are taking this drug is HORRIFIC and is going to end up ... Show Full Comment

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