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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Feel helpless

I have a son who is now 17 and has been living with adhd all his life now he is on a new med called vyvanse and my insurence will not pay for it but its works perfectly for him...

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Dr. says NO MSG's

My son is 6. We have been taking him to a nutrionist for his ADHD combined type. The Dr. has told me NO MSG's in his diet. I am finding this harder than I thought. Orginally...

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Anger and Frustration

My son is 7 and was diagnosed with ADHD in May of this year. It was a hard summer. Everything is always a fight with him. When he gets mad he yells and won;t listen to me and...

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Montessori Education

My daughter was diagnosed ADHD at 5 and is now almost 8. She attends a Montessori School. Her doctor doesn't think this is a good idea but her teachers have been really...

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ADHD meds

WHat meds out there for ADHD offer a patch insteed of pills? my son 6 was dxed about a year ago we tried not medicating had a TSS,limit sugar intake,red dye and even tried an...

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IS THIS A "TICK"?

My son has ADHD and is on Focalin XR, and has been on it for almost 3 years. His father refuses his medication for his 1 month summer visitation. This would have been the 3rd...

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Every week is a challenge

Adam is 9 years old, He becomes more of a challenge every week. He will push me to the limit all the time, He spits out his medication just to get me to yell, He will also hit...

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help us please

hi all as u know our son is 6 he has not been diagnoesed with adhd yet but im pretty sure he has it i have done lots of research and am a nursery nurse by trade. he has specail...

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Stealing

My 8 year old was diagnosed with ADHD last year. She also has anxiety issues, her new psychiatrist thinks she has also has impulse control issues, OCD tendencies and possibly...

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ticks

my son been on concerta 27 for about 12months he as always had ticks but they seem to be getting worse,is this the meds.

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ADHD

my son is 6 years old with ADHD/Sensory disorder he has been on many stimulant meds which just caused him to be angry so we tried non stimulants Tenex then Intuniv the intuniv...

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ADHD Medication

My son is on day 5 of Concerta for his ADHD. Today he experienced nausea which led to him throwing up, but only one time. My question is, can I give him something like Pepto for...

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ADHD

my son is 6 years old with ADHD/Sensory disorder he has been on many stimulant meds which just caused him to be angry so we tried non stimulants Tenex then Intuniv the intuniv...

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ADHD Medication

My son is on day 5 of Concerta for his ADHD. Today he experienced nausea which led to him throwing up, but only one time. My question is, can I give him something like Pepto for...

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Meds or no Meds?? Help

I'm new to the group and my son who is 6 has just been diagnosed with ADHD he has been very lucky with his school and getting all the support he needs but nothing is working!!!...

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Anyone have a child with asd and ADHD?

Hi I am new to this group. I have a 5yr old nonverbal daughter with autism. She was dx'd at 2yrs old and we have been running an at home behavioural therapy program consisting...

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PLEASE HELP!! Adderall Question

My 8yo daughter just started Adderall XR 5mg today. I gave it to her this morning and she has been extremely emotional and crying off and on for most of the night. Should I...

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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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Intuniv-How long does it take to work?

My son is 5 years old and adhd/odd he was previously on clonidine and it worked like a dream for about a month. It was like it was working one day and the very next day it just...

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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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Switching Meds

My Son (9yrs) was diagnosed an year and a half ago and is currently on Aderall; however we are about to try Vyvanse . with a change I am of course nervous of potential side...

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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...