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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Adderall

My nine year old daughter was on adderall and she started being mean rude and etc. But I took her off of it and she acts better now than when she was she on the medicine any...

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What foods shouldn't my son eat?

My 7 yr old has ADHD pretty bad, I'm very un educated about ADHD & the things he should and shouldn't eat. All you mothers seem to know way more than me, please give me...

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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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Anyone have a child on Biphentin?

Since october 2010, we have tried Aderall, and concerta, both of these medications caused major melt downs and temper tantrums. I am wondering if anyone has any sort of...

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Just started Adderall!

Hi my 4 year old, almost 5, was just diagnosed with ADHD and they started her on Adderall XR 5mg. They said to give it two to three weeks to see a difference and I am trying but...

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ANYONE TRIED ZEAL FOR LIFE FOR ADD?

ONE OF MY NEIGHBORS SELLS ZEAL FOR LIFE WHICH IS A SHAKE THAT YOU DRINK ONCE A DAY WITH LOTS OF VITAMINS AND MINERALS IN IT. I'VE READ LOTS OF TESTIMONIALS ON THE FB PAGE THAT...

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Anyone have kids on Focalin XR ?

My soon-to-be 9 year old son has been taking Focalin XR 20 mg each morning. The problem is, it seems to only last about 5 - 6 hours. The XR is supposed to be extended release...

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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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Anyone have experience with Ritalin LA?

My 8 year old son with ADHD has been taking Focalin XR for over a year now and we are now switching to Ritalin LA. Has anyone had any experience with Ritalin LA???? The Focalin...

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Questions about Concerta.

My almost 11 year old son will be starting 18mg of Concerta tomorrow. He's bee on Adderall xr for over 3 years and Intuniv added in November. He's been off his Adderall since...

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Change in my 4 year old behaviour

Hello past few weeks my 4 year old daughter behaviour has changed I'm at end of my tether she has sudden temper out bursts for no reason irritable as in can't sit still always...

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ADHD and SSI Disability

Someone told me today that if your child has been diagnosed with ADHD that they could get put on disability and would also qualify for medicaid. Does anyone know anything about...

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Taking my Son off quillivant.

I am thinking about taking my son off quillivant. Should this be done cold turkey or a slow wean. He has been on it for a year and a half. He is good at school but the come...

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Adderall

My nine year old daughter was on adderall and she started being mean rude and etc. But I took her off of it and she acts better now than when she was she on the medicine any...

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Adderall

My nine year old daughter was on adderall and she started being mean rude and etc. But I took her off of it and she acts better now than when she was she on the medicine any...

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Questions about Concerta.

My almost 11 year old son will be starting 18mg of Concerta tomorrow. He's bee on Adderall xr for over 3 years and Intuniv added in November. He's been off his Adderall since...

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ANYONE TRIED ZEAL FOR LIFE FOR ADD?

ONE OF MY NEIGHBORS SELLS ZEAL FOR LIFE WHICH IS A SHAKE THAT YOU DRINK ONCE A DAY WITH LOTS OF VITAMINS AND MINERALS IN IT. I'VE READ LOTS OF TESTIMONIALS ON THE FB PAGE THAT...

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ADD and disrespect for others

Does anyone have any good suggestions for helping an impulsive add child with lack of respect? My 12 year old son is so disrespectful to our family, especially his younger...

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Friends

My daughter has made fast friends with a girl at school who also has ADHD. This new friend LIES about EVERYTHING- I'm worried my daughter will pick up on this bad habit or end...

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Immaturity and ADHD

It is a proven fact that children with ADHD are highly likely to be significantly more immature than their peers. They also may often display behaviors of a person of a younger...

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Feeling alone and helpless

Everyday is a struggle my beautiful son is always in trouble always struggling and I don't know what to do. ADHD ODD impulsivity and I am falling apart. I hardly sleep cry all...

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ADHD and vyvanse

My son is now 7 and in 2nd grade. Hes been taking vyvanse for a year now. I swear a month after he started taking the child changed so much it has been a wonder drug. ( this...

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God help me

Ok my 10 year old son has been diagnosed with ADHD for about 10 months now I'm finding it really really hard. Every morning is a struggle getting dressed especially socks and...

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ADHD

my daughter has been taking adderall xr 10mg for about 2 years now she doesn't take it on summer breaks or weekends but here lately she has been awful with crying...

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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...