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    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    7/16/2015 7:16:30 PM

    Reviewer: Peat82, 13-18 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    It has really helped with my focus and hyperactivity, but the side effect that I have experienced recentlyis bad. I have trouble getting and erection and when I finally get one it doesn't want to go away and it can become painful. This started about 7 months into taking it and I have now been on it for 9 months. I may get off of the medicine if this continues.

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    7/16/2015 2:55:42 PM

    Reviewer: Petunia, 7-12 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Our doctor prescribed Strattera as an alternative drug to stimulants b/c of our 10 yr olds lack of appetite, and felt that Concerta was not really working well. We just hit week 4 and dosage of 25mg - his personality changed overnight - moodiness, defiance but what shocked us most and totally out of character was that he wanted to hurt himself and even others - he attempted to choke a fellow campe ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    7/14/2015 11:56:17 PM

    Reviewer: Hoping to clear my head, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I got ADHD Dx at age 44. Ramped up medication from 25mg to 50mg and now at 75mg. Worked for the first 8-12 months (on for 2 yrs. now). Not feeling that my focus/attention, irritability or activity is under control. I am worse off the medicine. While on Strattera I have had terrible headaches, nausea, trouble urinating, dark urine and dry mouth. Moderately happy with the results. Very expens ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    7/4/2015 2:59:14 AM

    Reviewer: Mac, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Like any adhd drug, it takes a while to get used too. i've been on it over 10 years. finished a masters, phd and am a professional researcher. almost failed out of undergrad... id say it worked for me.

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    6/2/2015 11:46:23 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I personally didn't feel any of the benefits of this drug. The only thing it did was make my (diagnosed) OCD worse, and made me dangerously drowsy. I was dozing off at work and even while driving I would feel extremely drowsy, and felt that I may need to pull over and take a nap. Nights and weekends I felt useless because I just wanted to sleep. I did not like this med.

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