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  1. expectations from Strattera???
    ... mentioned something about "Walking into walls" while on Strattera (Re: Depth Perception)...

  2. Ok to take off meds??
    ... needs a steady level in the kids' bloodstream like Strattera etc. shouldn't be withheld without medical supervision...

  3. How long does Strattera take to "work"?
    ... My 10 year old daughter tried Strattera after being on Adderall XR for about 2 years. Initially ... effects weren't worth the little help it was giving her. Strattera made her extremely hot and sweaty, possibly even elevated ... Her doctor told me that she was very disappointed in Strattera as it hadn't had the success the medical community ... everything else, it boils down to the individual. Strattera is like other anti-depressants, it takes several weeks ... know many people who have switched from Adderall to Strattera did so gradually. Wean the Adderall as you give Straterra...
    ... Adderall/Stratterra combo again next time I see him. Strattera is not a controlled substance. The main reason my ... school work wouldn't suffer as she adjusted to the Strattera . I've read and know of circumstances where both a ... point, we were even considering keeping my daughter on Strattera and a low dose of Adderall but I decided against it...

  4. Neuro-psych test??????
    ... she was reluctant to give me anything other than Strattera . She thought I should see a psych doctor. She asked...
    ... diagnosis. I'm surprised that your PCP was pushing Strattera right away. Usually Strattera is perscribed after...
    ... Usually Strattera is perscribed after medications such as: stimulants...
    ... MS][SIZE=3]I'm surprised that your PCP was pushing Strattera right away. Usually Strattera is perscribed after ... non-stimulant. [/SIZE][/FONT] She put me on the Strattera because of my other fibromyalgia meds. the stimulants...
    ... last thing you would need is a stimulant medication! Strattera isn't as bad, but it can change on you later sleep...

  5. Saw the new PCP yesterday....
    ... my fibro and those meds. so she gave me samples of Strattera to try. I took my first one this morning, and ... sluggish and lazy. Well, the combo of that and the strattera was like a rocket boost!! fopr the first few hours...
    ... "Hyper" reactions to Strattera can (but by no means must) indicate that Bipolar was...
    ... wakes me up to begin with. "Hyper" reactions to Strattera can (but by no means must) indicate that Bipolar was...

  6. Which SSRI goes with Strattera for Social Anxiety?
    ... o. male who is currently taking 50mg (2 x 25mg) of Strattera each day. I tried to get up to 75mg but it felt way ... horrible. I'm looking to add on an SSRI to the Strattera for social anxiety and anxiety in general. My doctor ... and I are debating if I will be going off strattera and just going to plain old ritalin...but we'll see ... in due time. So far, the strattera has been excellent. Some problems in the beginning ... to a psychiatrist, they diagnosed me with ADD. The strattera has helped a lot with the general anxiety but recently ... guess what other medicines are people taking with Strattera for anxiety? Zoloft? Paxil? Luvox? Any advice ... is appreciated! Thanks! Probably Effexor. Strattera can interfere with the metabolism of some SSRIs....

  7. Adult females with inattentive ADD......
    ... just took me off Adderall and switched me to this Strattera for ADHD but it has been within the past week so I ... can't tell you how the Strattera is working because it takes a month or so to get the ... tears and I'm not happy but am willing to give this Strattera six weeks and then call him and let him know how it...
    ... interactions wiht what i'm currently on, than the Strattera . But I will have to see if it would worsen any fibro...

  8. Strattera and Adult Blood Pressure
    ... straying off of the blood pressure topic. I tried Strattera ...and though it worked brilliantly...I personally...
    ... Noting the precautionary warnings about people taking strattera if they "have high blood pressure or heart disease ... taking any blood pressure meds. My theory is that strattera is behind this problem. M My doc suggested I ... if that would allow me to return to the benefits of strattera - but there is no way I would start taking a combination ... is pretty disconcerting to me - I had been taking strattera for a long time, and became a strong proponent of...

  9. Strattera made me angry.
    ... I did a short strattera trial. I ended up getting VERY VIOLENT dreams as a...
    ... [QUOTE=* Free ~ Spirit *]I did a short strattera trial. I ended up getting VERY VIOLENT dreams as a...

  10. Adderall "come down"
    ... not tried any other kinds of meds. I cannot take Strattera as I have low blood pressure....

  11. ADULT ADD STRATERRA vs ADDERALL
    ... Just as an FYI - just because Strattera is a non-stimulant medication, it doesn't mean it ... is for calming down hyperactivity. (In fact Strattera is more effective at increasing focus and improving...

  12. Please, we need help!
    ... it. He had adverse symptoms from both Adderall and Strattera so his parents decided to get him off drugs completely...
    ... and aggressive behaviour in reaction to Zoloft or Strattera is often seen in bipolar patients who were misdiagnosed...

  13. ADHD - Bedwetting and Forgetfulness??
    ... two or three times to go but since we started him on Strattera in March he may get up once to go but sometimes makes...
    ... two or three times to go but since we started him on Strattera in March he may get up once to go but sometimes makes ... entire night. So I think it is related somehow. Strattera causes urine retention so his not wetting the bed...

  14. Queston to JBoon
    ... JBoon, do you give your son the Strattera in the morning too? I am going to take my son to...
    ... Vanessa, Yes, I give my son both the Strattera and Concerta in the morning (usually around 7:00) ... the weekends (if he gets up after 8:00), I give him Strattera and Ritalin after he eats breakfast. I try not to ... his sleeping. As long as he takes the Concerta with Strattera (before 8:00 am), he has no trouble falling asleep ... be a happy, successful person. Luckily for us, the Strattera also came out and when taken in combination with the ... stimulant alone caused. And as an added bonus, the Strattera also treats his anxiety. So for us, for now, we have ... time, he weighed 65. The first two weeks he was on Strattera he gained 5 pounds. He's only gained a couple pounds...
    ... Concerta any later than that in the morning. He took Strattera and Ritalin throughout the summer for the same reason ... Only when school started did I start giving him the Strattera and Concerta cause he's up so early. If he takes...
    ... Instead of increasing the Adderall we have added Strattera to the mix. The doctor suggested taking it at night...
    ... awake enough to function the first week he was on Strattera (as many others have experienced) but that passed ... months to notice the full benefits/effects of the Strattera . My son did have intermittent headaches during the ... interesting occurrence that happened today. We ran out of Strattera so today I only gave him one dose of Ritalin late ... only give him one dose of Ritalin, he's also had the Strattera and at least has that in his system. Anyway, by dinnertime ... annoying myself!" I didn't realize how much the Strattera controls his general activity level (both mind and...
    ... and he was annoying himself. Today, he was back on Strattera and Concerta and had a great day....
    ... son is doing very well. He started out at 18 mg of Strattera and then after six days he went to 25 mgs. He is ... He actually has not had any side effects from the Strattera except a stomach ache one day, and a headache another ... about school. This past Sunday he only took the Strattera and not the Adderall, he too was very hyper. I do ... hoping this summer that I can cut him down to just the Strattera and if we try I am expecting the first week off of...
    ... long time. It will be worth it!!! He's staying on the strattera ? I have a friend who is taking strattera, he has no...

  15. Wellbutrin for ADHD
    ... has been on and off stimulants and has also tried strattera . the stimulants brought our latent tics and the strattera...

  16. Increasing dosage question
    ... the drugs can cause after years of use. I've heard Strattera , although with it's own faults, might be safer overall...

  17. Clarify Thyroid & ADD links
    ... but he was turning into another kid. Then they tried Strattera ; seemed to be so much better than the stimulant at...

  18. has anyone tried diet modification???
    ... regarding my ADHD 14 year old daughter. She is on Strattera and doing well but I've wondered if changing her diet...

  19. when stimulants don't work

  20. Do you have Adult ADD?
    ... depressed. I have been put on celexa, Wellbutrin and now Strattera . I couldnt take Celexa, or wellbutrin it made me sleepy ... teller). And the sex drive was GONE !!I have been on Strattera about 2 1/2 weeks now and I cant really tell anything...

  21. Sometimes it's necessary
    ... Hopefully the strattera will work wonderfully with minimal side effects. Let...

  22. add?
    ... one that works but is less stimulating? Isn't that Strattera (spelling?) suppose to be non-stimulating? Or less...

  23. How to find right doctor for possible dx?
    ... decided to try and look into this. She was put on Strattera and is beginning to feel better then she ever has...

  24. What is proper dosage - Concerta/Ritilan?
    ... him after 7 am. Another option is the new med Strattera . It can take a few weeks to kick in but it is non ... The poster "Relieved Mom" is having success with Strattera . Please feel free to respond with any questions...
    ... and is currently on 36 mg of Concerta AND 40 mg of Strattera . We have tried Ritalin, Concerta, and Strattera individual ... terrible anxiety at night (mostly nighttime fears). Strattera alone (40 mg) helped his general activity level, his ... nothing for his attention/focusing. The combination of Strattera WITH the stimulant (he now takes 40 mg Strattera AND ... mg Concerta at 7:00 am during the week, and 40 mg Strattera AND 10 mg Ritalin in the morning on the weekends or ... than 8:00 am) seems to work the best for him. The Strattera seems to counteract the side effects of the stimulant...
    ... morning.the cr means its also time realeased.we tried strattera but the dizzy side effect he experienced was not something...

  25. sensitivity
    ... diagnosed about two years later with adhd. He has been on Strattera since March and doing very well. But we are really...

  26. My son's meds aren't working...
    ... We went to the Dr. and he prescribed Strattera . My son took the 1st dose yesterday and this morning ... good sites on this drug. Anyone with experience with Strattera please let me know what to expect. :) Thank you so...

  27. question for brian880
    ... concerta be given the 1st couple of days starting on the STRATTERA ? worried my son will be to wild at school! :)...
    ... Yes, you can combine a stimulant like Conderta with Strattera . A lot of doctors recommend that children stay on ... two weeks and then taper off. This is so, because Strattera needs time to build up, it can take up to three months ... order to get the kids some type of "coverage" till Strattera kicks in, you can leave your child on Concerta. Some ... doctors even combine the two, stimulant as well as Strattera ....

  28. Tiredness after Stattera dose
    ... My son age 9 has been on Strattera for about a year and it works very well for him. However...
    ... at night. My Uncle works for Elli Lilly and sells Strattera to doctors so he is very educated on this, even more...

  29. Concerta and anxiety/on-edge feeling.. Any suggestions?
    ... are once aday in the morning. We are going to try strattera to replace the concerta his pychologist also said ... that there are ingriedents in strattera that may allow for us to stop the paxil once it kicks...
    ... Concerta, Paxil AND Strattera huh? Has anyone else used this combination? please...
    ... sluggishness for some time moving from 54mgs concerta to strattera , a non-stimulant. I'm on 54mgs concerta myself now...

  30. 3.5 year old with A.D.H.D & O.D.D.
    ... Strattera is not approved for children that young. A child this...

  31. Kids with ADHD and sports???
    ... along w/the conserta.we are thinking about trying strattera next week.I'm just worried about school.anyway if...
    ... mean you are thinking of changing the Concerta to Strattera ??? Why??? Is he still depressed on the Concerta...

  32. anyone use strattera over 3months?
    ... Strattera does not take AT LEAST three months, but can take ... UP to three months to build up in the body. Strattera has to build up in the system, while stimulants like ... work immediately. Some people notice improvement on Strattera within the first week, some after two months. If you ... have not seen any improvement after three months on Strattera , then it doesn't work for your son....
    ... My 8 year old son has been on Strattera since April. I did notice a difference in the first...
    ... My son is 11 1/2 and has been on Strattera since March. He ALSO takes 36mg of Concerta with ... the two medications works very well for him. The Strattera reduces his general activity level and controls his ... down when the Concerta wears off. Additionally, the Strattera seems to inhibit many of the side effects he had while ... impulsivity. I was VERY concerned about the possibility of Strattera affecting his development during puberty (which he ... son has not been bothered by side effects from the Strattera ....
    ... Additionally, the Strattera seems to inhibit many of the side effects he had while...
    ... concerta to 36mg instead of 54mg and we started the strattera also.but my son has also been on paxil cr for a year ... we tried EVERYTHING else to treat this.anyway the strattera is supposed to build up over time and the side effects ... problems so then we can taper off everything but the strattera . straterra aids and effects the nerotransmitters ... or what were you on before when you were taking the strattera ?...
    ... During the day he peed alot. Since he's been on Strattera there are nights when he doesn't get up at all and...
    ... was on the Concerta. In March, we switched him to Strattera only (40mg). He gained 5 pounds the first two weeks ... he was on the Strattera and started going to sleep nightly between 9-10pm ... . Unfortunately, the Strattera did nothing to help his focusing/attention, and only ... and panic attacks after medical procedures) while on Strattera virtually disappeared, his general activity level ... doctor added 36mg of Concerta to be taken WITH the Strattera . The combination seems to work very well for him ... eat and sleep. The additional benefit is that the Strattera seems to counteract the stimulant letdown. We'll...
    ... I'm in college & I took strattera for a while. It does help you calm down & helps w...
    ... Sans MS]I am a fifty year old female and have tried strattera recently. I became even more depressed then usual ... that had something to do with the way I reacted to Strattera . I wanted to pass that on. Maybe I could save someone...

  33. Help for teenager with ADD
    ... into the first few weeks of school we tried 60mg of Strattera which helpd him sleep but didn't really seem to improve...
    ... understand that, but it has been rough, He has tried the strattera and it just dosen't seem to work, he can't take the...

  34. Adderall vs Adderall XR
    ... everyone! My doctor just recently switced me from Strattera to Adderall. With the Strattera I felt down all the...

  35. Medication while pregnant??
    ... I would try the medication she prescribed. I took Strattera and responded really well. I didn't realize how well ... (or ADD, I don't really get the difference) Can Strattera be taken after the first trimester? Any input...

  36. Strattera...... Adrenaline OVERLOAD?
    ... I just started Strattera 3 days ago and i noticed that i have had non-stop...
    ... I just started Strattera 3 days ago and i noticed that i have had non-stop ... noticed any symptoms of leg cramps. I've been on Strattera since August of this past summer. I think that is...
    ... Most antidepressants like Strattera and others are very stimulating to the brain and nervous...

  37. Is this a side effect?
    ... [FONT=Garamond][SIZE=4]I have been on strattera for about 3 weeks now. Since I started taking it I ... and lay down) Has anyone else had this effect from strattera ? I have stopped taking it until I get into the doctor...
    ... [FONT=Garamond][SIZE=4]I have been on strattera for about 3 weeks now. Since I started taking it I ... and lay down) Has anyone else had this effect from strattera ? I have stopped taking it until I get into the doctor...
    ... My son has been on Strattera since April. The first two weeks were tough. He...
    ... My son was on Strattera for 3 months - that is why we stopped. All he did ... didn't matter for him. He was on Concerta before Strattera and now after and this isn't one of the side effects...
    ... Hello, I was taking Strattera for 4 months and I felt very very fatigued. I had...
    ... For me, Strattera was not improving my life. The fatigue never let...

  38. Started Strattera Today - My dose and other's side effects
    ... stomach. When did you feel the notieable affects of strattera when taking it? before or after 3 weeks?...
    ... stomach. When did you feel the notieable affects of strattera when taking it? before or after 3 weeks? My daughter...
    ... made an appt to see my Dr Tommorrow. I have taken Strattera for 3 months now and the daily clear thinking is gone ... I am 31 and so far I have tried adderall XL and strattera . I tried stopping strattera over the weekend and my...
    ... keep my thermostat at 68 degrees, but since taking Strattera I'm still cold when the room is 73 degrees. I work ... don't think I've noticed enough of a benefit from Strattera . Haven't noticed a change in the ability to focus...
    ... keep my thermostat at 68 degrees, but since taking Strattera I'm still cold when the room is 73 degrees. I work ... don't think I've noticed enough of a benefit from Strattera . Haven't noticed a change in the ability to focus ... feeling about 2 weeks in, how long have you been taking strattera ? I have not yet noticed anything, but i'm going to...
    ... enjoy (web & graphics design). I desperately want the Strattera , or something, to help with this. I'm so afraid I ... feeling about 2 weeks in, how long have you been taking strattera ? I have not yet noticed anything, but i'm going to...
    ... keep my thermostat at 68 degrees, but since taking Strattera I'm still cold when the room is 73 degrees. I work ... don't think I've noticed enough of a benefit from Strattera . Haven't noticed a change in the ability to focus...
    ... enjoy (web & graphics design). I desperately want the Strattera , or something, to help with this. I'm so afraid I ... and graphics design, that is exactly where i want strattera to help me (along with school of course) i love sitting ... up and never sitting back down. I am hoping that strattera will help me, it is VERY frusterating!!! I really ... want to hear some GOOD comments about strattera , i don't think i have really talked to ANYONE that...
    ... and graphics design, that is exactly where i want strattera to help me (along with school of course) i love sitting ... up and never sitting back down. I am hoping that strattera will help me, it is VERY frusterating!!! I really ... want to hear some GOOD comments about strattera , i don't think i have really talked to ANYONE that...
    ... remember details beause i get so destracted. I started strattera over the month long x-mas break so i am hoping that...
    ... couldn't find a thing. I told the Doctor I was taking Strattera , but they obviously hadn't read up on it and didn...

  39. Strattera Cold Hands & Feet
    ... I do know that LOW levals of norepinephrine which strattera is designed to make more present in the brain can...
    ... before I found this board. My search string was: " Strattera side effects cold" I've been taking Strattera now ... keep my thermostat at 68 degrees, but since taking Strattera I'm still cold when the room is 73 degrees. I work...
    ... Strattera works on the neurostransmitter that is involved with ... friend whose daughter is very successfully taking Strattera and she suffered from low blood pressure and fainting ... believe your cold hands and feet could be related to how Strattera is effecting your blood pressure and the blood flow ... Effects on blood pressure is one of the side-effects of Strattera ....
    ... I know that I can't take Strattera because I have low blood pressure. So, I would assume ... that Strattera lowers your blood pressure. In a healthy person this...
    ... I know that I can't take Strattera because I have low blood pressure. So, I would assume ... that Strattera lowers your blood pressure. In a healthy person this ... "maintaining pressure to major organs" - Think of strattera as something that stimulates your sympathetic nervous...

  40. Any meds available in liquid form?
    ... that you child can bite on and drink it down. But Strattera and Concerta have to be swallowed whole. You...

  41. Strattera...
    ... mentioned that you've had every side effect available on Strattera ...which ones exactly? My doctor just prescribed it...
    ... read a previous post titled "male side effects with strattera " (or something like that) anyway.... Most common was...
    ... the way, I have never taken anything else besides strattera but have read that ritalin only lasts for 3-4 hours ... . Taking strattera helps me almost all day. until 5,6PM anyway....

  42. Can ritilin make some symptoms worse?
    ... t know, simple as that. And now with the advent of Strattera , they are saying that maybe it isn't dopamine after ... parents behind him. My nephew was on Adderall, then Strattera , both gave him different side effects that continued...

  43. Adhd?
    ... old son to the Dr. and asked him to put our son on Strattera . She has told him that she cannot control him. So ... for a prescription to be given to him? I see by the Strattera wesite that it has not even been tested on children...
    ... questioning the reasons for such a young child to be put on Strattera , especially since you say, you don't have any problems ... with your son at all. You are also right about Strattera not being approved by the FDA for use in children ... any ADHD testing has been done and why he prescribed Strattera ? Did your Ex-wife tell you that she cannot control...
    ... old son to the Dr. and asked him to put our son on Strattera . She has told him that she cannot control him. So ... for a prescription to be given to him? I see by the Strattera wesite that it has not even been tested on children...
    ... Baughman websites for starters too. Get the PDF for Strattera on the internet, and read the adverse effects section...

  44. need advise on meds for innatentive type
    ... thing for you. Something nonstimulant based, like strattera maybe a better choice. The fatigue and all seem like...
    ... thing for you. Something nonstimulant based, like strattera maybe a better choice. The fatigue and all seem like...

  45. Adderall or Dexedrine?
    ... my doctor had hoped. The only meds I have tried are strattera and ritalin products so there are still many others...

  46. Interesting Observation re: Straterra
    ... have been a good idea. P.S. The nuerotransmitter strattera effects is norepinephrine....
    ... have been a good idea. P.S. The nuerotransmitter strattera effects is norepinephrine. I did have her blood...
    ... chestpain and blood pressure issues due to taking Strattera ....

  47. straterra
    ... doctor today and was diagnosed with ADD. He put me on strattera and have been reading the boards and see so many negative...
    ... 40mg on Sun. Thanks again :-) I've been on Strattera since August of this last summer. I went through...
    ... I was on Strattera for about 6-months. I am a 37 year old male, and ... so long as I don't overdo the caffine. Give the Strattera a try, but I think the negative outweighs the positive...

  48. Help!!! - Adhd?
    ... Right now I'm on my 4th medication trial. So far strattera (made me feel like I had a UTI constantly), Concerta...
    ... Right now I'm on my 4th medication trial. So far strattera (made me feel like I had a UTI constantly), Concerta...

  49. social challenges
    ... diagnosis but that's another subject. He has been on Strattera since April and has made leaps and bounds progress...
    ... diagnosis but that's another subject. He has been on Strattera since April and has made leaps and bounds progress...

  50. New info!! It might not be ADHD after the EEG was done..
    ... finally give in to the medication thing. He's been on Strattera since April. Why did you think to have the eeg? ...
    ... finally give in to the medication thing. He's been on Strattera since April. Why did you think to have the eeg? ...
    ... finally give in to the medication thing. He's been on Strattera since April. Why did you think to have the eeg? ... interested to know what happens next. Did the strattera help?...

  51. Need Feedback on a Straterra Side Effect
    ... for even some large adults. Dont know of this strattera side effect but it sounds dangerous. Talk to a pharmacist...
    ... blood pressure is one of the possible side effects of strattera for adults. If your daughter is experiencing this...
    ... People who are prone to high blod pressure can not take strattera . My sister was taken off after they could not get ... hers under control on strattera ......
    ... neck area is something I live with everyday with the Strattera . My blood pressure is just fine when I am checked...

  52. new and soo happy to find this
    ... allowed me to seek help. For me, that came through Strattera . For others, there may be other solutions. Regardless...

  53. To: soconfused & others who haven't read about it yet - 7 ADD Subtypes
    ... Second semester just went down hill cuz i was put on strattera ! Sorry to ramble, but thank you for you help!...
    ... Second semester just went down hill cuz i was put on strattera ! Sorry to ramble, but thank you for you help! ...

  54. Wellbutrin and controlling ADHD symptoms
    ... s ADHD? My daughter is currently taking 50mgs of Strattera , which does not help with concentration. She is unable...
    ... s ADHD? My daughter is currently taking 50mgs of Strattera , which does not help with concentration. She is unable...

  55. Strattera/Reboxetine and Male Sexual/Urinary Dysfunction
    ... who had sexual/urinary dysfunction associated with Strattera (atomoxetine). I was sorry to see the list didn't ... thread on it. Reboxetine is the European equivilant of Strattera which got shot down by the FDA but also seems to have ... ubb/Forum2/HTML/000727-2.html[/url] I started Strattera a few weeks ago (only 1/2 40 mg. capsule in A.M. ... (British norepinephedrine Reuptake inhibitor like Strattera ) who were given tamulosin (Flomax) or cardura which ... not sure if it's because I'm becoming used to the Strattera (I'm now doing 30 mg. in A.M. once per day) or because ... experience with the sexual/urinary dysfunction on either Strattera or Reboxetine and what solutions they have found for ... solutions for erectile/sexual dysfunction as a result of Strattera /Reboxetine and how it worked out. I highly recommend ... something like it if you are having problems with Strattera or Reboxetine caused urinary/sexual issues and see ... Most doctors are not familiar with this problem with Strattera because it is so new here in the states. ...LightShifter...
    ... ...By the way.... Strattera works great on my anxiety and depression and also...

  56. Stratterra Withdrawals
    ... think i have when i havnt its so wierd. I've been on Strattera for four months and sometimes I wonder if its even...
    ... I've been on Strattera for four months and sometimes I wonder if its even...
    ... yesterday and he said that maybe the higher dose of strattera was too much. I then remembered that when i first ... these drugs. Also, the reason why i went for the strattera and the lexapro in the first place was because i heard...
    ... physician said there was no problem with stopping strattera , I found that if I miss a day or two I experience...
    ... physician said there was no problem with stopping strattera , I found that if I miss a day or two I experience...
    ... I've been on Strattera since January. I did stop taking it for a period...

  57. My son and Straterra
    ... treatments. (be careful if you try taking him off strattera !! do it only with a doctors help!) Is it possible...
    ... treatments. (be careful if you try taking him off strattera !! do it only with a doctors help!) Is it possible ... on task. We actually aren't taking him off of Strattera we have just upped the dose from 25mg to 40 mg. It...

  58. My boy
    ... There are no "safe" psychotropics. Ritalin, Adderal, Strattera all have undesireable side effects....

  59. Effects of Ritilan when not Needed
    ... that is if dopamine is really the problem (enter Strattera ), so there's a good chance these kids will improve...

  60. Anyone have a child w/inattentive ADD?
    ... unlike my younger son) and he is currently on 25 mg of strattera . So far it does not seem to be helping him much to...
    ... post.. check with the pharmacist. If you quit the strattera it would be fine, but it shouldnt be taken with some ... antidepressants and antipsychotics, and strattera , just because strattera is fairly new and already...

  61. My add test was positive, Questions about meds
    ... the medication prescribed. He suggested Concerta or strattera I was hoping to get some feedback about which one...

  62. Dear God, what have I done?!
    ... continues though, than you can arrange to take your Strattera dose in the evenings before you go to bed instead ... some things that some people displayed during the Strattera testing....
    ... I've been on strattera for about a year - never had the sleepiness side effects...
    ... characteristics you described. I just took my first strattera 30 minutes ago. Let me know how you feel so I can...

  63. Strattera and female sexual side effects
    ... natural treatments which work great for me. As for strattera , well I did a trial and it was horrible for me. There ... are a lot of posts about strattera and sexual side effects. For most women it seems to...

  64. I dont have Add-have concentration problem
    ... concentrate because of it. He recommended that I try Strattera . Also said it should also help my depression, possibly...

  65. scared and confussed
    ... words and suggestions. i was wondering my son was on strattera for the last 2 months and it worked for about 3- 3 ... went right back to him old self. do you think the strattera made him worse?? i wish i didnt have to go through...
    ... by but you know you can always find support here. Strattera takes about 2-8 weeks to get into the system. It is ... that it made your son worse. When I did a trial on strattera I became very zoned out (more so than ever before ... violent thoughts and dreams and was more irritable. Strattera is good for some but for others it's just no good...

  66. Accomidations in the workplace
    ... medication and I am currently taking xanax .25mg, 40 mg of strattera , and 20 mg of lexapro. Erik :)...

  67. A teenager speaks out for parents
    ... ADD daughter of frustrated parents. I used to take Strattera and Concerta. Now I'm taking Adderall XR. My grades...

  68. Strattera - Dry mouth
    ... mouth? I found it diminishes after several months on Strattera . (Although if I miss a day, or a weekend :( the dry...
    ... mouth? I found it diminishes after several months on Strattera . (Although if I miss a day, or a weekend :( the dry...
    ... creates more saliva. Maybe the jollyrancher is on Strattera too! :) (I love those candies too - they are tart...

  69. Strattera 80 mg and a 9 year old
    ... don't think the doctor did the right thing. Usually Strattera is introduced with a low starting dose for four days ... . After four days, Strattera is increased to the target dose. Strattera needs time...
    ... When he first went on Strattera back in July it was 40 mg for 4 days then up to target ... don't think the doctor did the right thing. Usually Strattera is introduced with a low starting dose for four days ... . After four days, Strattera is increased to the target dose. Strattera needs time...
    ... why he went on 80 mg so quickly. My son was on Strattera for two months without any success. He was 70 pounds...
    ... now. I guess you just recently started him again on Strattera . Tell me if I'm getting this right: You previously ... mg didn't work. You then completely stopped giving Strattera and you have just recently decided to try Strattera...
    ... now. I guess you just recently started him again on Strattera . Tell me if I'm getting this right: You previously ... mg didn't work. You then completely stopped giving Strattera and you have just recently decided to try Strattera...
    ... Adderall XR, Focalin, Ritalin, Ritalin LA, Concerta and Strattera . He only responded to Metadate CD for a very short...
    ... child can reach thier full potential. About strattera - The dose is based on weight. Upping the dose above...
    ... was then put on 30mg AdderallXR/mornings and 60mg strattera in late afternoon. I tried eliminating strattera...

  70. adhd and mild bipolar
    ... any form of bipolar don't tend to do very well on strattera ....
    ... his bipolar? Would you mind sharing a bit of what strattera was like for your son? I have the subtype of ADD that ... is a lot like bipolar and my short trial on strattera was a disaster to say the least....
    ... As for the person who asked what effect Strattera has on individuals with Bipolar, it usually has a...
    ... to hear that so many bipolar folks have trouble on Strattera - I was afraid of that before I started since I'm...
    ... to hear that so many bipolar folks have trouble on Strattera - I was afraid of that before I started since I'm...

  71. Provigil and Adult A.D.D.
    ... antidepressants to be effective. i pondered about trying strattera but due to the high amount of men reporting sexual...

  72. Help!!!
    ... worried that they will increase... Know they have strattera out and everyone wants me to try this... after reading...

  73. 4Year old ADHD I am very frustrated
    ... ADHD with oppositional problems also. He started Strattera 5 weeks ago and the response was incredible. He became...

  74. Stratera & Mood Problems
    ... I have been taking Strattera for 7 weeks and am now at 85 mg (once in the morning ... I can't take ritalin or any similar meds, so Strattera is my only option. I do think that finding the correct...
    ... Chicago, My son (who's 11) takes 40 mg Strattera and 36 mg Concerta--Concerta is a time release form ... Over the past 3 years he has taken Ritalin, Concerta, Strattera , Strattera AND Ritalin, and now Strattera AND Concerta ... . For him, the Strattera /Concerta combination seems to work the best. Both ... insomnia and loss of appetite. So, we tried him on Strattera alone shortly after it came out. Strattera immediately ... midday, and 5 mg after school) but kept him on the Strattera too. He would sometimes forget to take at least one ... we switched to Concerta (Since he was also taking Strattera , the doctor reduced his Concerta dose from 54 mg to ... 36 mg). The Strattera seems to counteract the side effects of the Concerta ... when he was on it alone. As long as he also takes Strattera , he eats much better and sleeps great (He goes to ... And, for my son, he has the added benefit of the Strattera controlling his anxiety. He has been very fortunate ... or so he had no side effects to speak of from the Strattera . Insofar as his mood swings are concerned: I would...

  75. Need advice from other adults on Strattera
    ... I am an adult on 125mg of Strattera , and it seems like its a lot higher than other adults...
    ... Christine, according to the Strattera prescribing information, the FDA approved 100 mg as...
    ... that's me all day long!!!haha Christine, I started strattera about seven weeks ago. I have been titrating up and ... am now at 85 mg. When I started the Strattera , I was also taking 300 mg Wellbutrin SR and ... off the Wellbutrin entirely and work up to 120mg of Strattera . I didn't challenge him on the dosage, although I ... depression for a couple of years. I understand that Strattera seems to have some antidepressant effect, but still ... ... The Strattera has been a tough drug in terms of side effects. Some ... daily crying episodes. I'm determined to give the Strattera at least 3 months, since for me it is the only viable ... to hear that you're seeing some benefits from the Strattera . I'm seeing my pdoc every 30 days till we get the...
    ... didn't realize that there was a "ceiling dose" for Strattera . I am absolutely going to question my dosage. The ... side effects of Strattera were kinda hard for me to get through also. I didn...
    ... try another med that is actually a stimulant. The Strattera caused a lot of side effects for me, but am noticing ... frustrated when I think of how much we're paying for this Strattera med.!! I've thought of maybe asking for Adderall ... garbage again scares me. So...do I stick with the Strattera , try a stimulant, or just forget it altogether??!...


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