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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
3/6/2014 9:13:28 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I always had a mild to moderate form of ADD but it wasn't until I was 21 and in college that I needed to take medication for it to help study. I took this for 3 years and had a great experience taking Strattera. It helped me concentrate very well, I did not feel jittery, and could actually sleep very well. I had a heart problem when I was younger, so this medicine is especially great since i ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
1/28/2014 11:32:02 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started taking this medication in College when I noticed problems with Calc, so I was prescribed Strattera, it's worked wonderfully, after it started to kick in, took about 20 days. I noticed I was able to concentrate on things, everyone around me said I seemed to be more "here" than before, not bouncing around as much and so on. I went on a business trip once and forgot my medicat ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/30/2013 10:28:03 AM

Reviewer: Christy Lynn, 35-44 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Able to stay awake during the day and concentrate better

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/7/2013 11:09:31 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had a terrible experience with this drug. I have had a difficult time focusing during classes at school and even on the sports field for as long as I can remember. Finally, half way through my sophomore year of college, I decide to see my doctor about my focusing problem. My doctor decided to give me a trial run of Strattera and I took the drug for about 27 days. At first, when still taking the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/1/2013 12:02:15 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I started this treatment on april 2013 and at first it worked! I started with 18mg and after the first box I was given 25mg, my grades improved a little and when I noticed I was already paying attention to what the teacher said. The side effects I had were: motion sickness (couldn't stand being in a car or even in an elevator, cause I had nausea) dizziness when I stood up (I even passed out ra ... Show Full Comment

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