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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/30/2013 10:28:03 AM

Reviewer: Christy Lynn, 35-44 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Able to stay awake during the day and concentrate better

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/7/2013 11:09:31 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had a terrible experience with this drug. I have had a difficult time focusing during classes at school and even on the sports field for as long as I can remember. Finally, half way through my sophomore year of college, I decide to see my doctor about my focusing problem. My doctor decided to give me a trial run of Strattera and I took the drug for about 27 days. At first, when still taking the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/1/2013 12:02:15 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I started this treatment on april 2013 and at first it worked! I started with 18mg and after the first box I was given 25mg, my grades improved a little and when I noticed I was already paying attention to what the teacher said. The side effects I had were: motion sickness (couldn't stand being in a car or even in an elevator, cause I had nausea) dizziness when I stood up (I even passed out ra ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
11/17/2013 8:24:25 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been taking this medication for about 6 months, and the only thing I notice different is change in my appetite. When I was bumped up to 80 mg I noticed I was getting more frequent headaches and nausea. And on the days I didn't take it or periods of days, I didn't notice a difference in my concentration :(

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
11/5/2013 9:10:58 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was taking this medication w/ Adderall - I thought I was very physically ill. Flu, sweats, hearing loss, ear infection. Not a good experience

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