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Addiction & Recovery board

  1. Ritalin
    ... question is this... is ritalin addictive? I am on a strattera ritalin med. combo but after reading some things I...

  2. new & a bit nervous!
    ... Strattera & Ritalin combo. actually. Is ritalin addictive?...

  3. Fisherman
    ... Even tho it doesn't take care of the ADD all the way strattera seems to keep my thoughts and actions organized. I...

  4. My Moment of Truth
    ... suggested a slow taper off the Vicodin and gave me Strattera , which he said was a medication that might give me...
    ... It looks like Strattera is used to treat ADD and ADHD. I am simply astonished ... comes to addiction and withdrawal. You can try the Strattera and see if it offers relief. It does alter the chemicals...
    ... Especially since I went to the drugstore to pick up that Strattera and they had it on hold because they needed further...

  5. Banker, Stacey, Rosie-t, D.Alice, Chef, Spark, Blue Julie, etc.--c'mon out!
    ... tell us how she is. I also want to know about the Strattera ... I'm hoping this new diet med will help since i...

  6. Just checking on you, Banker!
    ... make a difference. Anyway, I haven't started the strattera yet. I'm too scared because I've read where it makes...

  7. Michelle
    ... this a.m.? I'm late AGAIN! I haven't started my strattera yet... I'm kind of scared... but I know if I did,...

  8. Need everyone's help. coming off of Sub
    ... he gave me some more diet pills... also put me on Strattera for ADD... gave me some syrup for my BMs and I HAVE...
    ... amazed... This stuff works. I haven't started the Strattera yet... I didn't want to start both the diet meds and ... strattera at the same time. I'm going to wait about a week...

  9. Rosie's update (long and rambling)
    ... importantly, FAT. Also, please tell me about the strattera ? Also, are you on an antidepressant? I believe ... stabilized on Welbutrin, then my doc is going to try strattera . He said he would after a month of being stabilized...
    ... I really did well on the stuff, on high doses. Strattera seems to have an antidepressant effect as well. The...

  10. Murphy and anyone interested abut benzos
    ... negative personality changes in him, so they tried Strattera , the non-stimulant med. It caused some side effects...
    ... negative personality changes in him, so they tried Strattera , the non-stimulant med. It caused some side effects...

  11. Michelle
    ... difference in you... already. How are things on the Strattera or can you tell yet going through wds? We certainly...

  12. ROSIE, JENNY and ROOT.!!!!
    ... me feel wired. Also, I got my regular prozac and strattera and, for sleep, benadryl and elavil. My worst day...

  13. Root and rosie
    ... also getting Neurontin for seizures, my Prozac and Strattera , and Benadryl and Elavil for sleep. I ended up discontinui...

  14. Going to detox next week
    ... have an appointment w/ ADD doctor tomorrow. I know Strattera hasn't helped yet, because it still took me an hour...
    ... Messy, messy, messy, always beyond control. The Strattera is not addictive, so that is something you could try ... anxiety. I am not sure if I am going to leave my Strattera at home. I am just afraid if that doctor finds out...

  15. Yinksy - HopeYou Didn't Fall on the Fell
    ... thread. Banker, did I tell you I am starting the Strattera ? All because of you. Yinksy, I made it to meetings...
    ... thread. Banker, did I tell you I am starting the Strattera ? All because of you. Yinksy, I made it to meetings...
    ... maintaining at 2 mg every night for now to see if the Strattera has any effect, doing "one thing at a time". He knows...

  16. To Banker from Rosie
    ... serious discussion with her. He is starting me on Strattera , not the stimulant drugs, which I know I can't take ... But even if I wait until after detox to take the strattera , which I think I will, I will have accomplished something...

  17. Dexedrine ruined me!
    ... There are other med's besides the amp's. There is strattera , its not an amphetmine(Sp?) There are a few others...

  18. Is there anyway to stop................
    ... his mother that she was going to try to put him on Strattera , well he has been taking it for 2 days now and his...

  19. adderall
    ... XL. Another nonstimulant medication for AD/HD is Strattera that last 24 hours a day, to eliminate the medication...

  20. New Here...
    ... acting up too oooooooh that would be bad. I did take strattera for a bit but that had some bad effects on me. I've...

Anxiety board

  1. VERY NERVOUS - Klonopin doesn't work! Need long term solution
    ... guys think? The ideal solution would be an NRI ( strattera ) + SSRI, but I don't want strattera for the sexual...

  2. Need help asking for meds from new doctor!
    ... ncouraging it for his own sake. Well, anyway, I started Strattera for ADD, which is working well, but was having lots ... too much sedation since I was taking Provigil and Strattera , maybe a little cloudy, but my body wasn't used to...

  3. ADHD Meds for Anxiety?
    ... medications and make anxiety WORSE. Even the non-stimulant Strattera affects norepinephrine which is adrenaline and makes...

  4. Can be spills get spoiled due to cold weather?
    ... I recently picked up my prescription for Strattera and left them in my car for about 5 hours, it is pretty...

  5. XANAX and Worst anxiety hours after taking it
    ... dose Seroquel for it's calming effect (he's also on Strattera and another ADD med. His ADHD is quite stubborn, and...

  6. Anyone ever take prozac? EVER?
    ... I also take Strattera 25MG for my ADHD symtoms. The energy i got from that...

  7. LEXAPRO -adhd/anxiety/depression
    ... i was currently on strattera , and the side effects sucked, i went to the doctors ... does, others it doesnt. i just stopped taking the strattera today, so when should i begin taking the anti depressant...

  8. Dont really know where to post this
    ... true even though he was switched from Catapress to Strattera (to help with his ADD). Interestingly, he is like...

  9. need some advice
    ... of the SSRI's and some norepinephrine(remeron and strattera ) pills. None of them have had any effect on my anxiety...
    ... of the SSRI's and some norepinephrine(remeron and strattera ) pills. None of them have had any effect on my anxiety...

  10. DEPAKOTE ANYONE??? Need Advice!!!
    ... anxiety) and then it pooped out. I tried 3 days of Strattera and ended up in bed for 2 days after I was so sick...

Asperger's Syndrome board

  1. Aspergers/social behaviors/school friends
    ... asperger's was the dx. he is on Risperdal at night and Strattera in the am....he can at least now stay in the here...

  2. Asperger's Syndrome and ADD
    ... I'm 27 and I have both Asperger's and ADD. I find strattera working well for me. It wont help the Asperger's,...

  3. Aspergers & Bi Polar??
    ... Risperdal, so now his new Psych has him on Abilify and Strattera , which are helping, but I'm wondering if he needs...

  4. Son- 10 yo w Asperger's
    ... now he has been on 1 mg risperdal at night and 25 mg strattera in the am...he is about 5' tall now and is 65 lbs ... have a somewhat clear conversation with him...the strattera was to keep him on task.... i think overall he ... this is worrisome...i think the med doing this is the strattera but i'm not sure...the psych isn't sure so blood work ... work since he's been on the meds. i want him off the strattera since i think this MAY up the metabolism... my...
    ... I would bet on the Strattera as the cause of the weight loss as well. I'm wondering ... 190 lbs (big, tall dude) lost 15 lbs in 2 weeks on Strattera at 3 mg. (80 mg was the rec. dose for his size) -...
    ... a week.... after he eats breakfast he gets his strattera and that diminishes; doesn't kill it, just diminishes ... he's not a picky eater...i'm leaning toward the strattera as well... risperdal maintains "normal", coherent...

Autism Spectrum board

  1. P.D.D. son is regressing WHY???
    ... as well as an SSRI. The drugs always (except for Strattera : disaster) at extremely low doses seem to be beneficial...
    ... as well as an SSRI. The drugs always (except for Strattera : disaster) at extremely low doses seem to be beneficial...

  2. speech and anxiety
    ... My son takes strattera , an adhd med that is also supposed to work on his...

  3. New to Board
    ... things and screaming his high pitched scream. He is on Strattera and Abilify. We are coming up on his next appt with...
    ... things and screaming his high pitched scream. He is on Strattera and Abilify. We are coming up on his next appt with...

  4. I'm at my wits end! Please help!
    ... ADHD, and mild cerebral palsy. He is currently on Strattera , Abilify and Fish Oil. When he was seven he was dx...

  5. New here,but not to autism...
    ... 6. We've tried risperdal, tenex, inderal, abilify, strattera etc. Right now he's on inderal (160 mg.) and abilify...

  6. Getting help in Chicagoland area.
    ... by a psychatrist who diagnosed the ADD and started Strattera . We tried weaning him off the Celexa at age 7 and ... fine. At age 9 we switched to Focalin (Ritalin) from strattera because it was easier to administer (he can't swallow...

  7. ADHD or Autistic (mild)
    ... delays about 2 years ago. She has been taking 18 mg of Strattera and it has slowed her down very little, but her speech...
    ... What do you put it in. Right now she is on 18 mg of Strattera and I have a horrible time getting her to swallow...
    ... big it is. I had to teach her how to swallow her Strattera and still have to really talk to her to get her to...

  8. Mom needs to vent ( sorry this is long)
    ... self control of his own now. If not , she will try Strattera . It's just that this has really taken it's toll on...
    ... stuttering really bad. It makes OCD, depression worse. Strattera is much better. My son with asperger's is taking...

  9. Autistic AND ADHD??
    ... and 20 mg of Adderall for ADD. He was also taking Strattera with the Adderall, but it caused his heart rate to...

  10. Natural supplements
    ... sleeplessness (which started when he began taking Strattera and Adderall) disappeared. Just remember that you...

  11. ang64063, question about the GNC enzymes....
    ... taken my son off all of his medications except for Strattera . Between the Strattera and the other things he takes...

  12. Whether or not to medicate
    ... for about 6 hours. Then his pediatrition put him on Strattera and between the two they were able to get him through ... different medications was to much. He was on Adderall, Strattera , Lexapro and Cyproheptadine. So I thought okay he ... So now the only perscription medication he is on is Strattera . Other things we have added that have helped him...
    ... of the aggression and sib. They currently are on strattera and their verbalizing has again been improving , Zac...
    ... So now the only perscription medication he is on is Strattera . Other things we have added that have helped him ... OCD related). He has been on Zoloft, Adderall and Strattera since then. The Adderall and Strattera have been ... Two months ago, his psychiatrist took him off of Strattera . Almost immediately, he began pulling out his eyelashes ... hotillomania, and it is part of the OCD family. Apparantly Strattera can be very helpful in treating OCD. We took him ... consult with our pediatrician and put him back on Strattera (his heart rate was excellerated, and the old psychiatrist ... thought it may be the Strattera). He's back on Strattera at a lower dose, and his heart rate is fine, and along...

  13. medication (clonidine) question!
    ... overcome that. THe pills I have been on are concerta, strattera , ritalin, zoloft, and some other pills. I am currently...

  14. My Experience With Autism
    ... 2003 he was also diagnosed with ADHD. We began him on Strattera that we had to remove from the capsules to give to ... him in drinks. Strattera being a non-stimulant minimized his aggressive behaviors ... the pellets from the capsule casing) that taking the Strattera pellets from the capsules wasn't safe. Hence we stopped...
    ... My son is 7 1/2 years old, dx with autism. He is on Strattera 18mgs, the least minimum dosage.He also has ADHD....

  15. Can someone please give me some advice...
    ... B-6 in addition to his daily medicine of Adderall, Strattera , Cyproheptadine, Advil and Lexapro. He also takes...
    ... around. They suggested taking him off the Adderall and Strattera and puttinghim on Dexadrine. I think that since we...

  16. strattera for Autistic Children
    ... responds differently to each med, but we gave our son Strattera when the school felt that concerta wasn't helping...
    ... would become very anxious and upset over small things. Strattera stays with him so there is no rebound effect....
    ... We also were going to give our child Strattera however we were not able to give it to her long enough ... no side effects or rebound effects. Instead of strattera , we gave her the Adderal XL in capsule form. This...
    ... either. We are due to go to get the prescription for Strattera next week and i will mention it then. Thanks for all...

  17. asburgers and medication help?
    ... year old stepdaughter with aspergers who was put on strattera 3 days ago. She has been off meds (Aderral)for over ... well. After reading so many negative things about strattera I am scared for her. It would be nice for her to ... for school)and to do better socially. We were told strattera could do this. Does anyone have any positive things...
    ... My son did terrible on strattera . He started crying constantly at school and at church...

  18. Problems with an autistic pre teenager
    ... of activities and I am at my wit's end!!! We tried Strattera with no results- Anybody else who has had this problem...
    ... of activities and I am at my wit's end!!! We tried Strattera with no results- Anybody else who has had this problem...
    ... busbar memehegan said which make no dif.we also tried strattera too no help cant tell you all the meds weve triedto...

  19. geodon
    ... some of the side effects some men experienced with strattera . -meme...

  20. Strattera (atomoxetine)
    ... Hopie, My son is 6 and we tried Strattera for about two months and it had no effect on him....
    ... Hope, It was recommended for my son to take strattera , he has PDD-NOS. Our Doc said he was having some...

  21. I am NOT liking her right now!!!
    ... drastic personality change soon after we started him on Strattera ; he was telling his teacher and Principal that he...
    ... Strattera , meant to comment that our pediatrician (he doesn...

  22. PDD and special ed.
    ... Thinking a change in meds. might help, we started him on Strattera - a new non-stimulant med. for ADHD. Danny had a severe ... they did wait until a few weeks after I stopped the Strattera to let it get out of his system. His behavior returned ... it was based on his out-of-character behavior on he Strattera . The study team found him to be unusual in his testing...
    ... evaluated + diagnosed while coming off 2 months of Strattera , which he had a very bad reaction to. (I just posted...

  23. PDD and ADD
    ... Is anyone out there taking or has a child taking Strattera ? How about being double diagnosed? I am looking...
    ... been diagnosed with PDD and ADHD. He just started Strattera almost 2 weeks ago and I cannot say I see a real big...

  24. my son has autism and ADD
    ... without much success. We have recently switched to Strattera to see if he will have less side-effects (mainly appetite...
    ... hesitant to try any medication, until we became aware of Strattera , which is a non stimulant. We have just started a...

  25. atomoxetine
    ... child with pdd nos. It goes under a different name ( Strattera ) but it is atomoxetine and manufactured by Lilly....

  26. mild autism
    ... ETC.. WERE BACK. SO, FOR THE PAST WEEK, WE'VE TRIED STRATTERA (IT HAS NOT STIMULANT) AND HAS NOT HELPED AT ALL....

Bipolar Disorder board

  1. what goes up, must come down.....
    ... continues. What meds are you on? Trileptal and strattera , right? Maybe you need an antidepressant or something...
    ... you should give your present med combo more time. Strattera is very tiring at first and it may take some time...

  2. Hey Everyone, got a second opinion, new meds...
    ... glad that you have a pdoc with some sense lol. The strattera sounds like it is working well for you. I would watch...

  3. Bipolar and A.D.D.
    ... ask your pdoc about a non-stimulant like concerta or strattera ? That is one that my pdoc has mentioned (but she forgot...

  4. Weight gain and abilify?! strattera!?
    ... I already have. ugh And has anyone here been on strattera ? Just wanted to get the inside scoop on this med. ... cause weight gain? It's an ADD med. Hey Llama: Strattera is for ADD and I think it's like an upper. My son...

  5. Wishing things were better
    ... better w/in a week then she said she will put me on strattera to help. Never heard of it but I guess it's an ADD...

  6. I want an answer but I'm kind of afraid
    ... aggression and mood swings got worse ~ we also tried him on Strattera which made him get a very bad rash on his face ~ can...

  7. A major crash
    ... instead. Oh I hate these meds. Who knows maybe the strattera caused it. The sick feeling in the pit of your...

  8. Seroquel and Klonopin
    ... My new dr. took me off Abilify, Strattera , Zoloft and I can't remember the other one. He increased...

  9. ADHD and Bipolar
    ... His pdoc feels he may have ADHD and started him on strattera . This was his recommendation because the staterra ... agreed reluctantly. Our tdoc is not a big fan of strattera . He has not seen it to be that effective and says...
    ... obviously, but it's something to watch as Drew tries the Strattera . Just a thought. Love, Hope...

  10. To Lor
    ... with homework assignments. I didn't realize the Strattera takes so long to kick in. The Concerta that Zac is...

  11. Stattera???
    ... they did not help. Our pdoc suggested a trial of strattera at a low dose 40mg to see if this helps the focusing...
    ... Let us know how things go. I have heard that the Strattera has a less stimulant effect which is what we would...

  12. hello its davina33 with update on ym gurl
    ... for Stiff Muscles)and Tenex 1 Mg 2 Times A Day And Strattera 60mg.. She Was Doin Well On Those Till This Other...

  13. Getting desperate to get this under control
    ... her risperdal to 4mg.. so now with risperdal 4mg and strattera 60 mg and tenex 1 mg.. she seems to be doin alot better...

  14. Sons new meds are Zyprexa, seroquel and depakote, comments?
    ... terrible belly aches.. now shes on riperdal 4mg and strattera 60mg and tenex and viseral.. docs at hosiptal seems ... ridlin.. she was on those with the risperdall 3mg and strattera 60mg.. but like i said now shes off those and just ... on strattera 60mg and the doc upped her rispersall to 4mg.. so...

  15. mom of bi-polar 13 yr old
    ... herself down which is awsome..she is gonna stay on strattera 60mg a night.. tenex 2 x a day and risperdal 4mg at...
    ... The Adderall and Ritalin are stimulants and the Strattera is less stimulating so that may be the difference...


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