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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
7/31/2008 5:32:06 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took this when i was a child and i had a lot of side effects of it i didnt like the way to made me feel parents think its a quick fix for there child and its not. I really wish they would take this off the market i still think i have side effects of this medicine today

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
7/6/2008 8:06:59 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
has been very effective in trating my condition.

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
6/23/2008 1:32:04 PM

Reviewer: Georgia Girl, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was just reading through some of these comments about Ritalin, and I wanted to add my experiences. I was diagnosed with ADD my senior year of college (over 10 years ago) and had been taken Ritalin ever since. I agree with all the comments about experiencing the jitters and how you can operate with little sleep. Despite the side effects, it was a miracle! I had always taken the max dosage 20 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
6/16/2008 8:34:14 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My 7 yr old son began taking this medication 7 months ago. It worked somewhat but it decreased his appetite to nothing. It was also a pain to have him take a pill every four hours

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
5/23/2008 1:43:52 PM

Reviewer: Cuteboy, 3-6 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My 6, year old grandson was given this drug due to his being unable to sit still or stop talking.and he would not listen very good,alway doing what he should not. He is very smart but lost insrented in just a few minutes.His mind seem to go faster then it should. I gave him 1 pill on a Saturday to see what it made him do,so he would be at home. And thank God I did that pill made my poor child go w ... Show Full Comment

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