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    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    3/15/2008 7:07:22 PM

    Reviewer: msteg, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    After taking Adderall for a couple of years I began having a high heart rate (105 at rest). I also have heart palpitations. I've been off this drug for 3 months and my heart rate is still irregular. I consider this a dangerous drug.

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    3/3/2008 6:59:12 AM

    Reviewer: savanna0599, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was told my daughter was adhd when she was 5 and now she is 9, at first she took ritalin no luck then we tried adderall XR and had nothing but great luck with this drug. just remember some drugs dont work for some people- so you might have a to try a few to get one that works for you.this drug has changed my daughters life and continues to exxcell in school

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    3/1/2008 12:21:45 AM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have always struggled in school and my parents did not believe in ADD or ADHD. I would listen to someone talk to me for 10 minutes and not be able to tell you one word that they said. I went from a D student at a very good university to making the Dean's list. I have read a few negative reviews of this drug, and I must say that I believe those who had negative opinions about the drug were ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    2/21/2008 1:27:36 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I was diagnosed in my late 40's and started out on 2 pills, lost 20 lbs (for awhile) but not much in the way of progress. I still have over a 100 books I've started and not finished. After about a year on this with my heart rate really starting to scare me I went down to 1 pill a day and my heart doesn't race but I'm not really accomplishing much. I do stay focused at work which ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    2/18/2008 1:57:56 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

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