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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Adhd actually autism

My daughter 9 yrs old was diagnosed with adhd for yrs. Meds never worked. Doctors never changed. She discharged from mental hos because they couldnt handle her. Now she sees a...

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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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Coffee or meds

My son is 5. He was diagnosed with ADHD. I dont want to go straight to meds. Before he got diagnosed, a nurse told me to try and give him coffee or mountain dew and if it calms...

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Does anyone have a kid on Vyvanse?

My daughter just started Vyvanse and seems to be doing really well. Only thing I am concerned about is the fact that she has a very hard time going to bed at night. She would...

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Coffee or meds

My son is 5. He was diagnosed with ADHD. I dont want to go straight to meds. Before he got diagnosed, a nurse told me to try and give him coffee or mountain dew and if it calms...

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Does Adderall XR work for you?

hello moms, This is my first conversation on this site and I am lost, confused, sad, etc. My son was diagnosed about a year and a half ago with ADHD. I was against the whole...

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Adhd actually autism

My daughter 9 yrs old was diagnosed with adhd for yrs. Meds never worked. Doctors never changed. She discharged from mental hos because they couldnt handle her. Now she sees a...

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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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Side effects of ADHD meds

Hi, I am really hoping someone might have some experience or advice. My son has been on the same combination of Vyvanse, Clonodine, and Remeron for ADHD and intermittent...

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Clonodine

My 5yr old son was just prescribed clonodine. Bloodwork first he hasn't taken it yet. Any feedback or advice is welcome. I really

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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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Adhd

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

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Coffee or meds

My son is 5. He was diagnosed with ADHD. I dont want to go straight to meds. Before he got diagnosed, a nurse told me to try and give him coffee or mountain dew and if it calms...

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Study from Tech

Hi - if you could send me the article fromTech on Spark for ADHD I'd appreciate it very much. Rtaylor68.rt@gmail.com

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Adhd actually autism

My daughter 9 yrs old was diagnosed with adhd for yrs. Meds never worked. Doctors never changed. She discharged from mental hos because they couldnt handle her. Now she sees a...

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Side effects of ADHD meds

Hi, I am really hoping someone might have some experience or advice. My son has been on the same combination of Vyvanse, Clonodine, and Remeron for ADHD and intermittent...

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Adhd actually autism

My daughter 9 yrs old was diagnosed with adhd for yrs. Meds never worked. Doctors never changed. She discharged from mental hos because they couldnt handle her. Now she sees a...

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Coffee or meds

My son is 5. He was diagnosed with ADHD. I dont want to go straight to meds. Before he got diagnosed, a nurse told me to try and give him coffee or mountain dew and if it calms...

2

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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Adhd actually autism

My daughter 9 yrs old was diagnosed with adhd for yrs. Meds never worked. Doctors never changed. She discharged from mental hos because they couldnt handle her. Now she sees a...

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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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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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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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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...