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What patients are saying about
Intuniv and Weight Gain

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Aggression
  • 178 posts reported Aggression with Intuniv, 3.2% of total posts
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Weight Gain
  • Weight Gain is a known side effect of Intuniv
  • Weight Gain is #4 in Intuniv discussions.
  • 169 posts reported Weight Gain with Intuniv, 3.03% of total posts
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Sedation
  • Sedation is a known side effect of Intuniv
  • 146 posts reported Sedation with Intuniv, 2.62% of total posts
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By Thomas8185
January 21, 2014
Thomas8185 wrote
my 8 year old son has nightmares
We just started my son on Intuniv also. He started on 1mg for one week and then went to 2mg. He's been on 2mg for just over a week and the last two nights he has woken up acting weird. Crying and shaking his right arm and hand saying they won't leave me alone. I hold him in the rocking chair and rock him rubbing his head and calming him down and try to get him to wake up all the way. Once he is fully awake he has no idea why he's crying. Tonight he did the same thing again crying that the
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What patients are saying about Intuniv and Weight Gain

169 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
son also gained weight while on Intuniv. I think this is...
Quote: \ My son also gained weight while on Intuniv. I think this is a fairly common side effect, which means that you...
large amount of weight gain while on Intuniv 2mg for 8 mos...
...large amount of weight gain while on Intuniv 2mg for 8 mos combined with Prozac 10 mg.  She has gained 14lbs in 8 mos & now her pediatrician is ...to the weight gain.  I am almost positive  ...
weight on Intuniv. Seth gained about 8lbs in 6 months...
Kids gained weight on Intuniv. Seth gained about 8lbs in...
daughter started Intuniv six months ago and she has gained...
...started Intuniv six months ago and she has gained a tremendous amount of weight. The doctor told us that the Intuniv was not ...surprise, kids gaining a lot of weight while taking Intuniv. Wit...
Main side effect seems to be sleepiness and weight gain...
...pages and pages long about intuniv. Main side effect seems to be sleepiness and weight gain, which would be a plus...
(which is a non stimulant), has gained 3 pounds, and...
...we began to wean him off of the vyvanse. He is now taking 3mg of Intuniv (which is a non stimulant), has gained 3 pounds, and has started self correcting his...
my blood pressure to under 100/50 and I have gained 10 lbs...
...ADHD. Ritalin made me more hyper than ever. Intuniv at 3mg once day seems to work with focus and staying calm. BUT is lowered my blood pressure to under 100/50 and I have gained 10 lbs in less...
Intuniv for 1 yr & 2 months and has gained 30 lbs. She is...
...weight gain continued? My daughter has been on Intuniv for 1 yr & 2 months and has gained 30 lbs. She is 7 ...when she started Intuniv now she ...However, the Intuniv was amazing!!! She is...
also gained weight while taking Intuniv. It's a fairly...
...also gained weight while taking Intuniv. It's a...
he started Intuniv and gained 13 lbs in one month....
...non-stimulants (strattera or intuniv). They are less ...(now 16) started on Strattera at age ...ago January, he started Intuniv and gained 13 lbs in one month. Your son might gain some weig...
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