Drug List > Ritalin

Discussions that mention Ritalin.

View posts only related to

Children's Health board

  1. 5 year old cries a lot, low self esteem, doesn't pay attention
    ... I did at her age. They were prepared to put me on Ritalin (sp?), but it turned out it was just a phase and by...

  2. new to this_tic ?
    ... My son at 6 developed tics due to ADD meds ( ritalin to be specific). They went away after two months of...

  3. Sensory Integration(Processing)Disorder
    ... he always seems to be in a state of flux. He is on Ritalin because it helps him to focus at school. He clenches...

  4. 9yr old STILL puts ANYTHING in her mouth! Why?
    ... it's funny to her. Of course, when she takes her Ritalin , she's "normal" and serious and doesn't put "as many ... is to pick things up off the floor. Anyways, the Ritalin DOES help her, but, I feel like she has the WRONG...

  5. Seroquel and Ritalin for 12 year old
    ... have tried using tea and soda as a calmer but only Ritalin seems to work. Yes he was having sleeping problems...
    ... Strattera for his ADHD, the former being a stimulant like Ritalin and Strattera is a non-stimulant. If he lacks either...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Concerta Depakote Seroquel Strattera Trileptal

  6. big heart,BIG TEMPER
    ... ride to hell. At the age of 4yrs they place him on ritalin (10mg) once aday & the blood work they did showed a ... but the doctor couldnt tell me what they were.The ritalin seemed to make a difference & he was totally a new ... other kids but myself as well,so they increased his ritalin 25mg once aday & told me he was ADHD. Once he started ... know all of his allergys he will have to remain on ritalin to keep him controlled. I would like to know if anyone...

  7. Sleep Apnea-tonsils removed
    ... the Becalmed supplement and other than trying the ritalin route I am encouraging him.....maybe thats what we...

  8. Emotionally distraught child - school requires medication
    ... dyskinesia for the anti-psychotic drugs. Adderall, Ritalin , etc. can cause insomnia, emotional lability, and ... a man named Lawrence T. Smith, who's son died from Ritalin . You can find more on the net to present a good...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adderall

  9. 4 yr. old wakes up constantly
    ... JennMom, My son does have ADHD and takes Strattera AND Ritalin . Concerta kept him up till all hours of the night ... fall asleep better is to take a low dose (5mg) of Ritalin about one hour before bedtime. For my son, the Strattera ... which can also interfere with sleep patterns). The Ritalin helps his focusing (Strattera doesn't work for that ... for him). The Strattera also seems to prevent the Ritalin let down that can be hard to handle. Does your son...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Concerta Strattera

  10. Antibodics first 5 days of life
    ... been borderline ADD and in Kindergarten was placed on Ritalin then Dexedrime for 4 months. That was the only time...

  11. Prozac for kids? Give me a break!
    ... people to judge? To whom ever said "I would never use Ritalin " I hope to God you never have to but when it comes...
    ... of the parents. I know of one 11 year old child on Ritalin , whose parents were aggrevated because she was acting...
    ... average intelligence. if we give him a trial of low dose ritalin and he responds, even though i don't wish for him...
    ... parents. My sister's son was told he needed to be on Ritalin but ended up he is a 'gifted' child. He does not...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prozac Wellbutrin

  12. Ritalin and Sports
    ... My son has been on ritalin for quite some time. I would prefer my child to ... take the ritalin before participating in contact sports simply for ... seems dangereous, especially with the sports. The ritalin takes the 'energy' and chanels it into concertration ... park for a boy's session on skateboards (minus the ritalin ). When I picked them up, the ADDh one was limping ... and treated as broken) I insist on him having his ritalin before any activities for his own safety. Chat with...
    ... I have 2 children on ritalin and it really helps them to focus. My daughter (11 ... don't think you should worry about this kid being on ritalin -if he NEEDS it to focus I'd be more worried about...
    ... I was under the impression that ritalin was a downer and that he might be unalert or spaced...

  13. Anyone's child do this?
    ... she does this. She is ADHD and has recently started ritalin but she was doing this before being on meds. Is there...


  14. Pages :1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20