Started by Michelle on 11/14/2011 in Moms Of Epileptic/Seizure Disorder Kids
Last update on 11/16/2011 by Nicole
My 5 year old Kindergarten son was diagnosed a few months ago with ADHD. It was almost a relief to finally get the official diagnosis. I decided that I didn't want to put him...
Started by Cynthia on 02/06/2009 in Moms Of Kids With ADHD
Last update on 02/06/2015 by April
Son was just diagnosed with ADHD & Dyslexia. We now need to decide if medication is the right step. Is there any other alternative???
Started by Shelly on 12/05/2009 in Moms Of Kids With ADHD
Last update on 01/11/2010 by Terry
My 7-year old daughter has been on concerta for just about a year now. Since being on it her dosage has been increased 3 times. It has been wearing off again and I imagine the...
Started by Allison on 02/01/2010 in Moms Of Kids With ADHD
Last update on 04/27/2012 by Penny
My son is taking 40mg at age 5. I am frightened sometimes with such a large dose considering he started taking 10mg. He is not hyper while in school on 40mg, however he...
Started by User on 01/09/2012 in Moms Of Kids With ADHD
Last update on 02/11/2012 by Shannon
My 9 year old daughter was diagnosed with ADHD 2 years ago and she was put on concerta but she couldn't swallow the pills so she was put on a low dose of Biphentin. Her teacher...
Started by Tammy on 03/05/2012 in Moms Of Kids With ADHD
Last update on 03/13/2012 by Tammy
We just increased the dosage of my ADHD son's Concerta from 18mg to 27mg. We have seen an increase in irritability, emotional instability and hyperactivity as the medication...
Started by Patricia on 11/11/2013 in Welcome To Circle Of Moms!!
Last update on 11/26/2013 by Patricia
My nine year old daughter has been on concerta 27mg for about a year. Last time I took her to the doctor we decided to increase her dosage to 36mg. She has been taking this new...
Started by Carrie on 03/29/2010 in Moms Of Kids With ADHD
Last update on 04/10/2010 by Amy
UPPING DOSAGE? For those using Intuniv, my almost 9-yr old has been on 2mg of Intuniv at night since Oct. We saw great improvement for a few months but have been seeing more of...
Started by Kristen on 05/08/2012 in ADD/ADHD Children's Mothers
Last update on 11/06/2013 by Lisa
Has anyone used the Medication Keppra? For Seizures... Our daughter is only 3 and after a long battle with several seizures with no known cause or diagnosis at this time. I...
Started by Kaydee on 12/14/2009 in Moms Of Epileptic/Seizure Disorder Kids
Last update on 02/23/2014 by Candice
I have no support system, I am a single mother to my five year old son. Whom not only has been recently diagnosed as ADHD but also has had a very rough time this past year and a...
Started by Jessica on 05/09/2011 in Children With ADHD/ADD
Last update on 07/29/2012 by Lori
I am a mom who believes that too many meds can interrupt the immune system and that unless absolutely necessary they should be a last resort. I am trying to keep a natural...
Started by DeeDee on 06/17/2010 in Welcome To Circle Of Moms!!
Last update on 06/23/2010 by ~Jennifer
My daughter has been on Concerta for a bit. She's tried various dosages to figure out what's best for her. It seems that the 34mg is not quite enough but the 56? mg was too...
Started by Debbie on 10/22/2009 in Moms Of Kids With ADHD
Last update on 12/27/2012 by Brenda
My husband and I have been struggling with our sons bad behaviour for too long now. He is 7 and has aspergers syndrome. We have 2 younger children than him age 3 and 1 and...
Started by Chantelle on 01/20/2010 in Autism/Asperger's/PDD Awareness
Last update on 10/09/2011 by Mimi
My son has become very aggressive in the last two weeks. Today we had to take him to the Psych Ward at a local Hosp. because he was not being "Safe" towards his counselor,...
Started by Tiffany on 11/26/2009 in Autism/Asperger's/PDD Awareness
Last update on 01/11/2011 by Janine
My son has had trouble with school since preschool. He was diagnosed with ADD in the 2nd grade. Because of all the scary stories I have heard about ADD medication I have been...
Started by Amy on 07/18/2009 in Moms Of Kids With ADHD
Last update on 01/05/2014 by Erin
I have recently decided to try medication for the ADD, after many years of trying behavior therapy and counseling. I am scared to death! But I don't know what else to do. I...
Started by Cari on 01/12/2011 in Moms Of Kids With ADHD
Last update on 04/27/2014 by J