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    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    5/10/2016 5:14:00 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I first reviewed this in January. I have been taking Concerta now for 5 months, 18mg. I love it. I don't feel like I get over focused and if I happen to not take it for a few days I don't get depressed. (This happened to me several times with Ridilin). I highly recommend Concerta.

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    5/7/2016 10:36:56 PM

    Reviewer: mhg123, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I had been taking instant release ritalin from ages 5-9 but then changed to extended release (concerta) because I didn't like taking it at school (and having everyone know I had to take medication). I started at 36 mg but by the time I was 23, I was on 90mg (my doctor wanted me on 102mg but I didn't want to be at that high a dosage just in case there were long term effects that hadn't ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    4/18/2016 4:54:53 PM

    Reviewer: 7-12 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Worked for the first 2 weeks. Thought we would see a bigger change but there was enough of a change to see progress(only on 18 mg). The child became increasingly weepy at school and at home over every little thing which was completely out of the norm. Then in the 3rd week, the school called to come get the the child who had to be escorted in from the playground shaking and hallucinating, not very ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    3/27/2016 3:22:30 PM

    Reviewer: Jay , 13-18 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I remember back a year ago of taking this medication and all it did for me was decrease my appetite and make me depressed. I finally knew what depression felt like when I was cutting myself and crying in the shower. And when I went too bed. So sad

    Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
    3/3/2016 8:58:53 PM

    Reviewer: EdenHollier, 13-18 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    effective

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