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 and Diet

Has anyone had any luck "controlling" their child's ADHD with diet and homeopathic remedies? If so, what works for your child?

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Ready to Give up on ADHD Son

I am at my wits end! I am ready to give up. I just dont know what to do anymore. The lasst few weeks my son (who is 8yrs old) has been stealing from everyone and everywhere. It...

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7 Year Old with ODD with ADHD

My 7 year old son has been diagonised with ODD with ADHD over the summer. We have always known that he has had it. It was pretty much a given because I have ADD and my father...

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How do most 3-4 year olds with ADHD act?

Just curious what other people are dealing with at this age of having ADHD. Describe like what they act like and everything...cause I just dont know anyone that is as young as...

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My son 9-1/2 not diagnosed yet?

Hi to all moms & dads out there! My husband &I are starting to be concerned for our 9 year old son who is in fourth grade. We have noticed over the past two years that...

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My 12yr old son on Focalin

I'm not a mom ,but a single dad , My son was diagnosed with adhd when he was 5, He started on methyphenidate,then concertra,vyvanse,And has been in Rocklin for about...

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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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Focalin XR?

I'd love to hear, for better or worse, what other people's experiences are using Focalin XR for ADHD. This is the first medication that my 6 year old son has taken for his...

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ADHD

My sons was just recently diagnosed with adhd so my husband and I decided to give meds a try due to the fact our son was having a very hard time at school. Our pediatrician...

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ADHD 7yr old son

My sons was just recently diagnosed with adhd so my husband and I decided to give meds a try due to the fact our son was having a very hard time at school. Our pediatrician...

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No friends/social activites

I have a 12 year old daughter that was DX with ADHD about 6 years ago. I think the thing that I worry about the most right now is her lack of social skills. I see kids her age...

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9 yr with adhd

It's been about two years I started by getting iep at school it got to where I had to take her to Dr and said she has adhd. She was suspended at least 8 times this yr from...

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9 yr with adhd

It's been about two years I started by getting iep at school it got to where I had to take her to Dr and said she has adhd. She was suspended at least 8 times this yr from...

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step daughter has behavioral issues

My 4 year old step daughter has us all struggling. Just when I think I have her figured out, I find myself at a loss for words and patience. Her biological mogher (no longer...

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step daughter has behavioral issues

My 4 year old step daughter has us all struggling. Just when I think I have her figured out, I find myself at a loss for words and patience. Her biological mogher (no longer...

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Beyond just typical toddler

Hi. My son is 3.9. Since the moment he was born I knew he was different. His energy was amazing. He never slept, he was irritable, but also so excitable and silly. He was...

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Eye tics

My son has been on 30mg of Vyvanse for just 11 days, yesterday he started doing this weird thing with his eyes where he'll look up and to the side and bend his neck to his...

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Eye tics

My son has been on 30mg of Vyvanse for just 11 days, yesterday he started doing this weird thing with his eyes where he'll look up and to the side and bend his neck to his...

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Beyond just typical toddler

Hi. My son is 3.9. Since the moment he was born I knew he was different. His energy was amazing. He never slept, he was irritable, but also so excitable and silly. He was...

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My 10 year old on 70 mg Vyvanse

Ok so my son has been on Vyvanse for 2 years now and every 3 months we go to Dr they up the meds started at 20 we r now at 70 and here we r again it's not working I want to try...

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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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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...