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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Adderall oral.

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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/5/2007 9:14:25 PM

Reviewer: jimmyemoworld03, 19-24 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:
I started taking it about four years ago and I've had better attitudes about life and my family. It slows my brain activity down so I can at least appreciate a converstaion. I gave it a 4 star twice only becasue I have OCD too, and when I take it, it worsens my OCD.

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/3/2007 10:15:37 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:
Adderall has helped me immensely with my schoolwork. As a college student, I thought it was normal to be unable to focus on my professors in class or to have trouble finishing my papers or reading homework assignments. I would often become so obsessed with the details of a project I would not be able to finish and become discouraged. Adderall keeps me focused in class and helps me get my homewor ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/2/2007 1:20:15 PM

Reviewer: honeywell, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
my attention and focus has changed so much since I started taking adderall xr.I can focus instead of sitting at my desk at work and trying to figure out what to do next and since I started taking the adderall I do not use the internet at work.

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/2/2007 11:36:27 AM

Reviewer: Persimmon, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This drug seems less harsh than ritalin, but it still causes a down feeling as it wears off. Nonetheless, - perhaps 50%+ of the time Adderall has been quite helpful in getting me in focus and on track.That is a great benefit because I find myself restlessly pacing much of the time and unable to initiate or complete projects, Often I have felt too defeated to even hoppe to begin a project. I have l ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/1/2007 5:37:17 PM

Reviewer: maryland mom, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My 13 year old son has been on adderall xr for almost 4 years. it changed his life (for the better) and ours!! the only challenge is keeping up with his growth spurts and adjusting the meds accordingly.

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