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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
10/1/2007 7:31:18 AM

Reviewer: Maryoochy, 35-44 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

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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
9/30/2007 8:33:20 PM

Reviewer: nlgrice, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I started strattera about 5 months ago, and I can barely tell a difference in my ability to concentrate or perform in school. It's almost like I haven't taken any medication at all. I tried Concerta as well with the same effects, which were unfortunatley none at all. However, for a patient who is worried about becoming dependent upon a medicine for ADHD, strattera is very non habit forming ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
9/28/2007 11:22:38 PM

Reviewer: RandomRegards, 13-18 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After taking this drug for about 2 months, i had to go to the hospital because i had excruciating pain in my abdomen. I was also throwing up a lot and had a fever constantly. I was dehydrated, and itchy as well. I was good as new 3 days after i stopped taking strattera.

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
9/26/2007 7:24:15 PM

Reviewer: mtuerie, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Strattera was ok, don't get me wrong. When it worked, it worked wonders...but I struggled with mood swings for the first several months, almost everyday and always at 8pm. It was odd, I would just fly into a rage for no reason, and if I did actually have a reason...oh man, watch out. I thought the suicidal thoughts as a side effect were laughable until I started having them. It was totally une ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
9/23/2007 3:21:47 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

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