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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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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my daughter can't swallow her pills

my daughter was just diagnosed 2 weeks ago and she was given concerta which she had no problem swallowing for those first 3 days but has not had her meds since because now she...

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adhd/trazodone

Well I've been giving trazadone for a long time until last Nite it was working.I gave it to him last night and it didn't work.what am I doing wrong?he was up all night.sincerely...

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Intuniv

My son just stared intuniv today. He definitely seemed more tired than usual and went to bed early. I read this can happen early on so I hope that subsides. I have it to him...

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Intuniv

My son just stared intuniv today. He definitely seemed more tired than usual and went to bed early. I read this can happen early on so I hope that subsides. I have it to him...

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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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Just introducing myself...

My name is Pam, and I'm the mother of a 13 year old son with not only ADHD but also PDD. I don't know anyone outside of the doctors to talk about this with. I'm only 31, and I'm...

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8 yo son ADHD and bi-polar

My son is on vyvanse and risperdone...he doesn't sleep much. I give him his meds between 7:30 and 8 am every morning , it takes an hour or more for them to kick in, during that...

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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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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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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...