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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Quillivant XR Oral.

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20 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
9/8/2014 3:01:50 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My 8 year old son has been on this medication for 1 year. his dose is 4mls in the morning. I give it to him at 8am and seems to wear off by 3pm. homework sometimes a struggle but that's ok at least school performance has improved.Only sideffect is lack of appetite at lunch time. Overall very happy.

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
8/27/2014 11:42:12 PM

Reviewer: Nathan H., 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was taking short acting Ritalin for 18 years before being prescribed Quillivant XL 2 months ago. The medicine has worked beautifully for me. The effects last between 12-14 hours. I feel SO much better now that I'm not having to experience the roller coaster ride that short acting methylphenidate has been taking me on for those 18 years. Quillivant releases in a consistent and balanced manner ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
7/24/2014 6:18:52 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am a veteran ADD patient. I have tried Stratera, Vyvanse, Aderall & Ritalin before. Out of all this is by far the least effective and to have to take it in syrup form is very inconvenient. I would not recommend this to anyone not to mention that it's super expensive.

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
6/10/2014 6:54:15 PM

Reviewer: Twin Mama, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My 5yr son has been taking 2 cc for 2 weeks. We started low dosage and had to up because it was wearing off by 11. Preschool did see a huge change in behavior for the better. He can sit still and focus on an activity. He's not as impulsive (I know when its worn off because he can't keep his hands off his twin brother) We up'd to 3cc and he's not as physically active (playing on pla ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
6/3/2014 3:54:40 PM

Reviewer: logansmom, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My son is 8 with Hifunction Autism and ADHD and has been taking this almost 3 months. The teachers seen a big difference. He takes it 7am and it wears off by 3pm. The last couple wks we notice him twitching his head & moving his eyes oddly. Today I videoed him straight on it was scared me. I could see he was not doing this voluntarily. I called the pharmacy & he said it was a sever side ef ... Show Full Comment

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