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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In need of advice..

My 8 year old son has had borderline autism with behavior disorder since age 2 but recently diagnosed with adhd this year. He just started meds to help focus at school but once...

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In need of advice..

My 8 year old son has had borderline autism with behavior disorder since age 2 but recently diagnosed with adhd this year. He just started meds to help focus at school but once...

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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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Meds at schoo

My son has adhd and was receiving his meds at school by the nurse. I switched him from the Dr and clinic to a Dr not affiliated with the old clinic and informed the school...

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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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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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clonidine

my son has been having trouble sleeping recently. i switched him from concerta to adderall about 3 months ago, and it seems like recently he just cannot sleep. i talked to the...

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Strattera?

My son will be starting on 25 mg and I have heard it can cause vomiting and chest pain.. Can anyone tell me how has it worked for your child? If they are on it or were.

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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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In need of advice..

My 8 year old son has had borderline autism with behavior disorder since age 2 but recently diagnosed with adhd this year. He just started meds to help focus at school but once...

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Meds at schoo

My son has adhd and was receiving his meds at school by the nurse. I switched him from the Dr and clinic to a Dr not affiliated with the old clinic and informed the school...

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In need of advice..

My 8 year old son has had borderline autism with behavior disorder since age 2 but recently diagnosed with adhd this year. He just started meds to help focus at school but once...

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In need of advice..

My 8 year old son has had borderline autism with behavior disorder since age 2 but recently diagnosed with adhd this year. He just started meds to help focus at school but once...

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Meds at schoo

My son has adhd and was receiving his meds at school by the nurse. I switched him from the Dr and clinic to a Dr not affiliated with the old clinic and informed the school...

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In need of advice..

My 8 year old son has had borderline autism with behavior disorder since age 2 but recently diagnosed with adhd this year. He just started meds to help focus at school but once...

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Any Experiences with Dynavel?

Does anyone have experience with Dynavel? My 6 year old has severe adhd and he is a spd sensory seeker. I have tried Quillivant and Vyvanse and both seemed to cause him to be...

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Need advice, please

My two youngest have adhd and one is on a bi polar medication. His moods change the wind. He can be nice and then he flips out. He is 8 years old, he is destructive, he hits the...

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Adhd

My daughter is on Adderall and she has no problems sleeping, however she doesn't eat a lot.

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Focalin xr and tooth decay

Hello, I'm a mother to a daughter who is going to be 11 this year. We have been having problems with tooth decay and cavities. She has been on this medicine since 2nd grade and...

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Bad marriage

My name is lorena and I am from spain, I met my husband with 19 and we was 33, I was young and to stupid to see that he wasn't a nice person, but of course I thought I could...

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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...