Focalin

What is Focalin?

Focalin (dexmethylphenidate) is a mild stimulant to the central nervous system. It affects chemicals in the brain that contribute to hyperactivity and impulse control. Focalin is used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

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I have noticed that I do better on brand focalin than I do on generic focalin. I looked at the ingredients, and I found that brand focalin has an...

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Well yes the branded focalin is better than the generic version for reasons listed below.

1) superior quality
2) faster solubility and...

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Hi I'm breastfeeding my infant of 17 days old and I used to take focalin xr 25mg but half of the capsule only how long do I have to wait to...

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Brief Answer:
Safety information

Detailed Answer:
Hello

Thanks for the query

There is limited information available regarding focalin xr and...

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Hi. I am prescribed Vyvanse 40mg and Focalin 5mg to take around 4pm on a normal day. Today I was set back and ended up taking my vyvanse at 1:30pm,...

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Brief Answer:
Dont double the dose

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Thanks for getting back

I suggest you to take Focalin at the usual prescribed time...

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i'm in good health and have been treated for ADHD for appox. the last 2 years with stimulants. my insurance will only pay for generic meds. i don't...

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Yes, I am 22 years old, I presently take focalin for ADHD and have a sleep disorder , hypersomnia( daytime sleepiness ). Focalin helps with both...

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Yes, I am 22 years old, I presently take focalin for ADHD and have a sleep disorder , hypersomnia( daytime sleepiness ). Focalin helps with both...

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My 12 year old son takes focalin 30mg, and yesterday began experiencing what seems to be taccycardia... When he was not even exerting himself....

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Hello, I m a clinical psychologist and I conducted an eval with a 9 year old client who is diagnosed with ADHD, and currently taking Focalin - I...

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My son is 12 and has been diagnosed with ADHD when he was 6 years old. He was just released from a behavioral center for his suicidal thoughts and...

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