Moms of Kids With ADHD

Help from Moms who know. Questions, answers and support for parents raising children with ADHD. Medication, socialization, education, and behavior topics provide information based upon experience. Share any topic regarding raising your ADHD child.

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Rewards systems

Looking for some ideas on setting up rules and regulations for ADHD/Bipolar children. We have basic rules already in place. Just wanting some rules that apply to school...

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My son Refuses to take meds...

My son takes Ritalin for adhd. He started taking the medicine last year and did fine but this year I'm fighting tooth and nail. I have tried the capsules w the little beads. My...

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ADHD and complex motor tics-HELP!

My son was diagnosed with ADHD a year and a half ago...about 5 months ago he started with some tics...coughing then it progressed to full body twitching and tongue out of his...

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Intuniv Anyone?

We swiched 3 days ago to intuniv and was wondering if anyone else had children on it. thanks, Kari

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Adderall and Intuniv

My son is on adderall and yesterday he started intuniv. Has any one tried these medicines together and if work for your child?

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My 10 y/o wont sleep

Hello everyone, i am in need of help. I adopted to beautiful girls 3y ago .My oldest is 10 now and my lil one is 4.My oldest is a kidney transplant child and has ADHD. We have...

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Trazodone for sleep

My 5 year old daughter with ADHD was prescribed trazodone to help her sleep. We haven't given it to her yet though. I was wondering if anyone else's child was taking it, if it's...

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My 14 year old son with ADHD

Help, I have a 14 year old son with ADHD, my husband and I adopted him when he was 3 1/2 and we've raised him as our own. He takes meds for his ADHD. I constantly am on him to...

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Advocare and ADHD

My 4 year old was diagnosed with ADHD about 1 year ago, and her doctor of course told me to think about trying out different medications so when it came time for her to go to...

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ADHD and complex motor tics-HELP!

My son was diagnosed with ADHD a year and a half ago...about 5 months ago he started with some tics...coughing then it progressed to full body twitching and tongue out of his...

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My son Refuses to take meds...

My son takes Ritalin for adhd. He started taking the medicine last year and did fine but this year I'm fighting tooth and nail. I have tried the capsules w the little beads. My...

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ADHD and complex motor tics-HELP!

My son was diagnosed with ADHD a year and a half ago...about 5 months ago he started with some tics...coughing then it progressed to full body twitching and tongue out of his...

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My son Refuses to take meds...

My son takes Ritalin for adhd. He started taking the medicine last year and did fine but this year I'm fighting tooth and nail. I have tried the capsules w the little beads. My...

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Loss of appetite on concerta

My 9 year old has now been on concerta for aprox 6 months and the loss of appetite and difficulty sleeping are the most alarming side effects. He eats very little during the...

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ADHD/ODD - My 12 year old son

Hi I am new to this support system and need to now that I am not the only one who has a son with ADHD, ODD, depression and possible mood disorders. I am a divorced mom of...

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long term effects of Adderall

My 9 year old son has recently switched from Ritalin to Adderall and seems to be doing amazingly well. Ritalin would make him very angry and irritated with everyone. The...

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Just got the diagnosis...

My son is 4, we got the diagnosis not too long ago. I always knew he was different, he has trouble making friends and I found I cant relate with most parents. We started seeing...

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ODD and Mood Stabilizers for children

My 8 y/0 daughter has been having a lot of issues with defiancy at school and home. She was diagnosed with ADHD in Kindergarten (now in 3rd grade). I discussed the possibility...

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Intuniv - Input

Hello, I have never posted in here before. But my daughter has just started Intuniv, we are on Day 2. I haven't noticed too much of a change in behavior, but I noticed she is so...