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    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    9/24/2008 4:59:54 PM

    Reviewer: brya, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    i think it maybe affecting my periods...but im not sure. other than that its been working well and i now have the ability to finish what i started.

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    4/25/2008 4:03:22 PM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I took this for many years before I lost my insurance. I was in college at the time and it helped me tremendously stay focused on my academics. I also discovered I had hep c and the use of drug helped combat the side affects of fatigue. I have to admit though be wary of how much you are taking or you will find yourself not eating and no sleeping very often and the regular use of this drug can m ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    4/22/2008 9:19:16 AM

    Reviewer: andrewa32821, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    It Treats ADD well but the appetite loss and loss of sleep are factors you should weigh out. i take lorazapam to help me sleep @ night and it works and u can train your self to eat but thats not allways good.

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    2/26/2008 8:39:55 PM

    Reviewer: help, Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    my son takes this medication and is on 5mg latley i have seen a change in his behavior he seems very moody angry mouthey and a few other things i cant tell if it is part of puperty or the drug does anyone have any information for me.

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    12/5/2007 7:57:52 PM

    Reviewer: akumalang, Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I'm not quite sure if it's working...

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