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Intuniv is taken for: ADHD Anxiety Tics* ADD More

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Guanfacine (brand name Tenex, and the extended release Intuniv) is a sympatholytic. It is an agonist of the Alpha-2A adren...
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Intuniv, Strattera and Inattentive

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" ...the intuniv ...is definitely inattentive type only and not hyper type. Although impulse control is big but not focusing is the main issue. All stimulants tried (focalin, adderall, concerta,... "

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" ...stimulant, so he takes Tenex with his stim and that helps alot. My ...anxiety. She was on Intuniv for awhile, but ...difference in her inattentive ADD.She has not tried Strattera, but th... "

" ...the meds? I have two other kids with adhd/Inattentive issues and only one of those is on Strattera, which working great for him. The kid who is starting the Intuniv has just been diagnosed... "

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" ...and also Straterra, a non-stimulant, ...increase the severety. She has also taken Guanfacine along with Concerta which helped a small amount and we tried her on Intuniv alone which bothered... "

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" ...on Strattera. She has adhd-inattentive type. FocalinXR was her first med which is a stimulant and was very effective for ...to Intuniv which is not a stimulant. This was OK (not as effective ... "

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" ...same things. We went back on Intuniv after switching to Straterra for a short ...extreme Negativity as well. I bought the supplement Attend, and was going to try those with the intuniv to se... "

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" ...had some attention issues, as well, ...Intuniv. Intuniv and Straterra -- both non-stimulants -- have been used by a number of PANDAS/PANS families. We thought it helped initially, but then... "

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" ...from various sources specifically for Inattentive response to meds: Adderall - good (but some don't) ...as good (but some do) Strattera - good (but some don't) Intuniv - not so good (but so... "

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" ...experience, Intuniv is more ...calm his impulsivity. We started with Strattera but it has given us marginal results--especially in the impulse area so we are trying Focalin (marginal results ag... "

" ...very much for his inattentive ADHD. He has tried unsucessfully Concerta (big crash), Intuniv (sleeping 15 hrs a day) and Straterra (no improvement). When he ...he requires the Intuniv to act ... "

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