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Concerta vs. Daytrana for ADHD

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Concerta

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Other Names: Ritalin   Ritalin LA   Metadate   Metadate CD   Ritalin SR

Daytrana

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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 71,039 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 4,630 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Methylphenidate (Ritalin) is a stimulant drug approved for Therapy of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome and narcolepsy. It may also be prescribed for off-label use in treatment-resistant cases of le... Read more on Wikipedia
Daytrana (formerly known as MethylPatch) is a transdermal patch marketed by Shire Pharmaceuticals and developed under contract by Noven Pharmaceuticals that was approved in June 2007. In the literature, Daytrana is most commonly referred to as Methylphen... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Stephen C
November 2, 2013
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Concerta Side Effects
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By jt2013
October 15, 2013
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Concerta side effects/ crash
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By concerta two children on 54 and two on 36
September 17, 2013
concerta two children on 54 and two on 36 wrote
Concerta has worked well, although, it has been years and now children are a bit aggressive as bipol
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What patients are saying about Concerta vs. Daytrana

899 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
We preferred Daytrana as dd had terrible side effects from...
...as the others, people have had success with both Concerta and Daytrana. We preferred Daytrana as dd had terrible side effects from Concerta, but did ok on RLA. Everyone is...
When DD switched from Daytrana 15 mgs to Concerta we had...
HI, When DD switched from Daytrana 15 mgs to Concerta we had to go up ...We found that the 18mgs Concerta did nothing, but the 27mgs worked ...and I also think Daytra...
use the daytrana patch. It has been very good for him. I...
...adderall (losing weight and getting sick). Concerta worked really well for him (his weight has been ...pills so now we use the daytrana patch. It has been very good for him. I know...
She did pretty good on Daytrana, but hated...
...all methylphedinates. She did pretty good on Daytrana, but hated the ...2 hour \"kick in\", she did ok on Ritalin LA, but was AWFUL on Concerta, so it really makes a difference for her. 8 hours ...
adjusting. The daytrana patch did NOTHING for my son. HE is...
...I think that his meds might need adjusting. The daytrana patch did NOTHING for my son. HE is on concerta and very successful. We only tried the patch because of the...
now he takes daytrana patch and it works and he takes...
Quote: My son use to take concerta now he takes daytrana patch and it works and he takes a very low dose 10ml ...he would have to take 56ml of concerta. It helps him a lot I...
the 10 mg Daytrana patch. It worked well for about a month...
...that happened to us. We tried Adderall and it didn't work, we tried 18 mg of Concerta and it seemed to work ok at home but ...out on the 10 mg Daytrana patch. It worked well for about a...
is better than either It's got the best delivery...
...watned to try concerta again or focalin? Well Daytrana is better than either It's got the best delivery system...
Concerta? Or ever switched from Daytrana or other form of...
...I appreciate it Has anyone ever tried Concerta? Or ever switched from Daytrana or other form of shorter acting methylphenidate to Concerta? How long does...
year old daughter switched from Daytrana to 36 My 15 year...
...year old daughter switched from Daytrana to 36 My 15 year old daughter switched from Daytrana to 36 mg of Concerta in December. She is ...be from the switch from Daytrana to Concerta. I am ver...
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