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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
11/29/2011 3:52:28 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was on Vyvanse 50mg and wanted to get off of stimulants so my DR decided to try Strattera, I have to say for me it works better than stimulants. Plus I became addicted to Vyvanse and had to be put in the hospital for detox.

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
11/14/2011 5:52:16 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I only gave effectiveness 2 stars b/c although it worked in calming our son down, it calmed him down so much that he was like a little zombie walking around. He showed absolutely no emotion or interest in anything. He did nothing but lay on the couch for hours, unmoving and silent. He eventually started to complain of serious stomach pain. It was his first day on this new medication as we were try ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
10/17/2011 1:18:31 PM

Reviewer: mmush@aol.com, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
the first day i took strattera i was a new person no anxiety organized all my drawers and closets made my bed cleaned dishes could focus on one thing no procrastinating i am a completely new person my wife says from 1 to 10 i am a 8 amazing ty strattera for changing my life and feeling normal for the first time i can remember and i am 54 years old

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
8/23/2011 5:52:57 PM

Reviewer: ajsh, 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Just had my first dose and evrything seems a bit clearer for me, like a switch was turned on in my head. Although it did make me a slight bit hyper, I can focus more. The come down of this pill is horrible though. I had a headache for about 20mins and had to take ibuprophen. Its only my first day but this med is comparable to adderall and vyvanse and gives me the same effect. We'll see how eve ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
6/22/2011 8:36:12 PM

Reviewer: MotivatedSailor, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am in the U.S. military took this as a kid and noticed that it help me in school extremly. i stop taking it in college for unimportant reasons. but a year in half into the military i started again and i have never been happier my leadership is estatic with my increased drive and focus... i got the naseau everymorning with 80mg so i talk to my doc and he said i can do 40mg at a time once in the ... Show Full Comment

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