Debbie - posted on 05/06/2009 ( 9 moms have responded )
Mhy son was diagnosed at the age of 4 with bipolar disorder. He is now 21 and it is even worse. They put him on ritalen for years and found that it makes the symtoms of bipolar worse. He has really had a hard time. Now he won't take meds at all. He self medicates with alcohol and drugs.