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Intuniv for ADHD
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Does Intuniv cause Nightmares ?
Nightmares is a known side effect of Intuniv
#14 in Intuniv discussions - 49 posts discuss Nightmares with Intuniv. Nightmares is #14 concern in Intuniv discussions.
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my 8 year old son has nightmares
my son has been taking intuniv for 2 weeks now and he has nightmares every night they are so bad that he sleeps with me and my husband now he is so scared and now he wets the bed because of the nightmares we are going back to the dr. he go's to bed at 8:30 pm and gets up at 6 am and is back to sleep by 10 am and he takes his meds at night and he only on 2mgs.
he had severe nightmares from the intuniv so we had to...
" ...dmvig! My son took intuniv in addition to his ...years ago. However, he had severe nightmares from the intuniv so we had to stop... "
had significant nightmares while taking Intuniv. As soon as...
" ...stopped the Intuniv, the nightmares stopped. It can definitely be a side effect of one medication or the combination of medications. Talk to your child's prescribing doctor about what is... "
after taking it for 3 weeks he started to become paranoid...
" ...my son was on Intuniv for 6 weeks, however, after taking it for 3 weeks he started to become paranoid, scared and falling asleep ...He also started to suffer from terrible nightmares. All this w... "
and the intuniv had to be discontinued. Keep a journal...
" ...medication. My son tried Intuniv alone for a few ...Unfortunately, he began to have severe nightmares and the intuniv had to be discontinued. Keep a journal when you try Intuniv so you w... "
can make people drowsy, but most of the time the effect...
" Intuniv can make people drowsy, but most ...the effect goes away. Was she having nightmares and not sleeping well before you added the intuniv? If not, it's a fair... "
the Intuniv, she improved. We then started Augmentin...
" ...us, we started Intuniv, which is ...the same results. My daughter had nightmares and bad thoughts ...a doubt it was the Intuniv. And as soon as we stopped the Intuniv, she improved. We the... "
2mgs of the Intuniv. It's not working the same and he is...
" ...at school. But he was on Strattera then and now our ...it and so he is on 2mgs of the Intuniv. It's not working the same and he ...grumpy and having behavior issues. Nightmares are horrible... "
had problems with sleeping before and is taking Intuniv...
" ...has been taking Intuniv for 2 ...to sleep because she is having horrible nightmares or she will ...dropping. She has never had problems with sleeping before and is taking Intuniv for her inab... "
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