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  1. Bipolar and autism
    ... & bipolar. He takes Lamictal, Risperdal, Topamax, Clonidine , Prozac & Phenergan. I am bipolar as well - used...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Phenergan Prozac Risperdal Topamax

  2. risperadol
    ... decided to just not give her anything except for her Clonidine that she takes to sleep. Totally needs the sleepy...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Risperdal

  3. New to Board
    ... worse,so we have to add things like risperdal and clonidine to bring them down. When we D/C'd the Adderall he ... didn't need the risperdal anymore but we kept the clonidine for the sleeping @ night. He also took clonidine during...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adderall Amphetamine Risperdal

  4. aggression again
    ... but we finally nixed everything and he started on Clonidine only-an emergengy anti-hypertensive. IT WORKED!!!...
    ... it made her so out of it. Right now she is only on clonidine for sleeping I do not give her anything else. I do...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Risperdal

  5. FDA approves Autism medication!!!!
    ... through so much before it was given as an option. Clonidine @ 0.2mgs in the morning,noon and night, with 0.1mgs ... 0.6mgs per day plus the optional 0.1mg if needed. Clonidine changed my sons life, and mine. Granted his dose was ... for his age, but we had to go by his weight also... Clonidine is classified as an emergengy anti-hypertensive, it ... he doesn't even take anything anymore, he has the Clonidine Rx just in case, but hasn't had to take it since April...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Risperdal Zyprexa

  6. help for his aggression
    ... will say that since I took her off all meds except clonidine and thats to sleep she is doing much better. I know...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Valium

  7. To medicate or not to medicate?
    ... moderate autism. His neurologist started him on clonidine once a day, then after 3 months, to twice a day. ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: focalin

  8. My son says he is "evil"
    ... The doctor put him on Risperdal for behavior and Clonidine to help him fall asleep at night. It seemed to help...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Risperdal Seroquel

  9. respirdol and rash
    ... well with sleeping. When Jace was four he was also on Clonidine for sleeping and when they switched him to his Risperdal ... they were able to take him off of his Clonidine with no trouble. By the way, Jace isen't Autistic...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Risperdal

  10. autistis child and medication HELP?
    ... hardly anything. So we took him off that and now he is clonidine ....which knocks him out for 2 hours and then he wakes...
    ... started with anianxiety meds (paxil), then recommended clonidine ( I had the same problem with it knocking him out...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Paxil Prozac Ritalin

  11. self-harm......
    ... into some programs, but we ended up putting him on Clonidine . We were anti-meds at first, but the bleeding and...

  12. Autistic AND ADHD??
    ... extremely hyper and can't sleep at night, even with 2 mg. Clonidine . And he is on Zoloft for anxiety issues. I was just...
    ... intolerances can all contribute to problems sleeping. Clonidine is a blood pressure med- he may be having rebound...
    ... doesn't work as far as sleep is concerned. How did Clonidine effect your child?? My son is on Concerta and ... jumps and flaps but he listens better. My son is on Clonidine , Zoloft 50 mg, and Concerta 18 mg. He is active...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Concerta Ritalin Zoloft Prozac

  13. When and how often do you give your Child Digestive Enzymes?
    ... it to him for meals. As it is, he is on Zoloft, and Clonidine , I am not sure if he will tolerate many more pills...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Zoloft

  14. Son Not Sleeping and I am Tired
    ... up being up till 4 am. The Psychiatrist has him on Clonidine . And at our last appointment she instructed me to...
    ... doctor about that. They just recently put her on Clonidine and it works at getting her to sleep rather quickly...
    ... scratched the surface as far as sleep aids are concerned. Clonidine is always the first thing they give you. I'll let...
    ... prescription for Tenex (basically the same thing as Clonidine ). It did help but by no means solved the sleep problems...
    ... situation with our child. Our daughter now takes 1 clonidine & .75 mg of melatonin at bedtime. She sleeps through ... t show signs of illness, we will give her 1/2 of a clonidine before she has a chance to awaken fully & she is usually...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tenex

  15. Sleep anyone??
    ... not get up so much? And his Psychatrist gave me Clonidine so he can sleep. What a joke! It doesn't even work...
    ... 30 AM and not tell anyone. We recently put her on Clonidine , and it works from time to time. I did some research...

  16. Bad Behavior with autistic tendencies?
    ... speech. He is diagnosed with ADHD and is on medication clonidine and adderall the clonidine after you get through the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adderall

  17. tests used to diagnose autism,bad behaviors
    ... to use the cars test on her.She just started taking clonidine to slow her down a bit,and to help with her headbanging...

  18. medication (clonidine) question!
    ... We used Clonidine a long time ago and it worked very well. We stopped...

  19. Having trouble controling meltdowns!
    ... meds but finally settled on Adderall for his ADHD and clonidine for the sleep. I finally got to sleep! He is now...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adderall

  20. Son not sleeping
    ... suggest to my daughter doctor that they put her on clonidine . My son was on it some time back and it worked really...

  21. What's life like with older children?
    ... started with ritalin, but changed to adderall and clonidine which he is still on. I was a stay at home mom but...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adderall Ritalin

  22. getting help
    ... We found a psychiatrist and he takes adderall and clonidine . He still obsesses with things, but not as much as...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adderall

  23. What can I expect for my child? SID and autism
    ... generic name is Guanfacine. It is very similar to Clonidine . Although it's primary use is for high blood pressure...
    ... My daughter has been taking Clonidine for a few years now. We also tried Tenex as well but ... get her to swallow the tablets. For some reason, the Clonidine tablets taste better as she has no problem chewing ... it. The clonidine has worked great! She goes to sleep in about 1.5 hours...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tenex

  24. DMG Questions
    ... your meds. The only pill my daughter chews is the Clonidine tablets as they must taste good to her. I have ... for her emotional outburse, psychotic episoles), and Clonidine (to help her sleep and counteract the hyperactivity...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adderall

  25. I Give Up
    ... today may not work tomorrow. My son sleeps well with clonidine at bedtime. He's 7 and on 0.3mg at bedtime. As he...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Paxil

  26. B6, Magnesium, DMG???
    ... interactions. She's taking Adderall, Risperdal, and Clonidine . These meds have definetly helped in controlling...
    ... interactions. She's taking Adderall, Risperdal, and Clonidine . These meds have definetly helped in controlling...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adderall Folic Risperdal

  27. clonodine?
    ... If you go with the drugs and try Clonidine , be prepared to try many other ones until you find ... what works best. We used Clonidine so my wife could get some sleep too. She was going ... were about nothing, it's just the sleep deprivation. Clonidine worked for a little while, then we felt it started...
    ... My son has been on Clonidine for about 3 years, without it he would never sleep...
    ... I just wanted to tell you about my experience with Clonidine . Prior to putting my son on this medication I was ... him. What we did with my son was to only give him Clonidine at bedtime. He was having severe sleeping difficulties...
    ... I just wanted to tell you about my experience with Clonidine . Prior to putting my son on this medication I was ... him. What we did with my son was to only give him Clonidine at bedtime. He was having severe sleeping difficulties...
    ... Klonopine or clonidine ?? These are two different meds. I think Klonopine ... an anticonvulsent (for seizures usually) and I know clonidine is really for high blood pressure, but they prescribed...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Klonopin

  28. suggestions
    ... My son is five years old and takes dexstrostat and clonidine . This combo works well until about 2p.m. I give...
    ... your child sounds alike like mine. My son was on clonidine for a while to help him sleep. What really concerned...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Risperdal

  29. My 4 year old on Risperidal
    ... either. He takes 0.5mg at night of risperdal along with clonidine o.1mg along with 3mg melatonin to sleep. He suffers...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Risperdal focalin

  30. asburgers and medication help?
    ... errors but found that for my son, adderall mixed with clonidine worked really well. My son never slept...he would ... hours then up 8, etc, this was until we got him on clonidine . He is doing so well, he is 12 now and just started...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adderall Ritalin

  31. NO MORE!!!!!!
    ... all of the meds he has been on in the last year: clonidine , resperdol, remeron, paxil, zyprexa, trileptal...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Inderal Paxil Remeron Seroquel Trileptal Zyprexa

  32. newbie
    ... year old son with PDD/Autism. He is currently on Clonidine and Seroquel. He is in speech therapy. We have recently...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Seroquel

  33. Hints for Sleep?
    ... My daughter also uses benydril. She also takes Clonidine , which was prescribed by her pediatrician. It is a...

  34. husband in korea regression?
    ... try risperdial !he is currently taking prozac and clonidine !i appriciate any helpful coments jen...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prozac

  35. VITAMIN B6 MAGNESIUM
    ... about? My son David is currently taking resperidal & clonidine he has good spells and horrific spells with SIB, temper...
    ... about? My son David is currently taking resperidal & clonidine he has good spells and horrific spells with SIB, temper ... side effect of reducing hyperactivity..all in one..on clonidine her daughter jumped out of a second story window in...
    ... about? My son David is currently taking resperidal & clonidine he has good spells and horrific spells with SIB, temper...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Risperdal Zoloft

  36. OCD type behaviors
    ... He used to be slims right up until the tenex or clonidine I can't remember. Then they pulled him off and slimmed...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Paxil Risperdal Tenex

  37. anyone with expereance with prozac and clonidine
    ... really wired up). At 8:30 PM, he takes 0.2 mg of Clonidine . This has helped him sleep much better. Before the ... Clonidine , he would literally destroy the bed by midnight, turning...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ritalin

  38. Trileptal & Autism
    ... My 13-year-old son has been taking clonidine for 8 years now with no diffucalty. Now they want...
    ... If he's not having difficulty with Clonidine , why is the doctor changing him to something else ... ? My son takes Clonidine 1 to 1 1/2 hours before bedtime and it's made a world...
    ... iggymomma;90564]My 13-year-old son has been taking clonidine for 8 years now with no diffucalty. Now they want...

  39. What testing should we get first?
    ... where to begin and what order to follow. She is on Clonidine 0.1mg and takes a 1/2 tablet 3 times a day for her...
    ... where to begin and what order to follow. She is on Clonidine 0.1mg and takes a 1/2 tablet 3 times a day for her...

  40. RISPERIDAL
    ... taking 0.5 mg 4 times a day. In addition to that, Clonidine . We recently added Depokote and substituted Seroquel ... When he first started, he just got risperdal. When Clonidine was added, the behaviors were much better. If he has...
    ... With my son, it was not given as a sedative. The clonidine was prescribed to aid that. It was given to him for...
    ... least bit sleepy, but meds effect him differently.The clonidine is usually prescribed for blood pressure problems ... him, but if you take the risperdal or seroquel away, clonidine will not work by itself. Atleast not for Bay. It did...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Risperdal Seroquel Zyrtec

  41. Clonidine
    ... My 13 y/o son was place on Clonidine 2 years ago for hyperactivity. Intially he took 0...

  42. heeelp autistic toddler with sleeping problems
    ... who has had the same problems, he was prescribed clonidine . its worked wonders! it really does help him sleep...
    ... by his doc* :) I also ended up having him take clonidine , (an "emergency anti-hypertensive" medication), after ... through the night!!!!!! From my son's experience, clonidine was wonderfull for quite a while, unfortunately there...