Need Advice About Focalin Xr

1 Reply Updated



Conversation Starter

David Says:
via mobile

I'm taking dexmethylphenadate er (I think that's how you spell it) 20mg. I just started taking it Friday morning and on my second dose today. Is it common to feel very tired and sleepy when my body is getting used to it? Plus ever since Friday I've been going number 2 a lot. Should I be worried or is this common with this medication?



Showing Replies 1 - 1 of 1 RSS Feed


Page of 1     Sorted By:
1
Verwon Says:

Hello, David! How are you?

Yes, the FDA does list those issues as being possible side effects of this medication. You may also experience nausea, dizziness and, eventual insomnia.

However, they are usually transient and tend to go after about 4 to 5 weeks, once your body gets used to a medication.

Is there anything else I can help with?

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?      0  




Viewing page 1 of 1     Reply


More Discussions:

My Battle with Focalin Addiction, Advice Needed!!!
Mark, I appreciate your comments and am in your boat as well. It has been a difficult situation to discuss with anyone. ... 3 replies
Need some advice about quitting Suboxone!!
Hi! This is my first time writing about my experience on Subs. Let's see....it has been about 4 years I have been ta... 1 reply
I need some advice about oxycodone/acetaminophen
My doctor change my script from oxycodone acetaminophen 5-325mg to oxycodone acetaminophen 7.5 I'm allowed to start ... 2 replies
PLEASE, need help/advice about taking large dose of medrol to prepare for CAT scan.. only few hours left!
I am a 35 year old man. I desperately need some advice. Hopefully from someone who's been through this. I have a CAT... 1 reply
To people who just take the doctors advice about needing to have thier galbladder removed
First of all research, research, research MY DOCTOR even had his removed . Your body needs a gallbladder your liver stor... 1 reply
Advice about withdrawal from Morphine Sulfate ER(Kadian)
I stopped taking Kadian 40mg 19 days ago. I am still taking oxycodone 5mg. It has been a rough 19 days (physically). I s... 2 replies
Advice about duprenorphine :)
Hiya I was on up to 50 tablets of co codamol 30/500mg a day for many years, I finally this year said enought was enough ... 2 replies
Advice about Lamictal
hi, I went into Detox for alcohol May 15 and depression. I was then put on Lamictal 50mg lamictal then went to 100mg in ... 1 reply
Advice about epilex chrono 500mg
Hi. M 22 yr old.. M suffering from epilepsy. Nd taking epilex chrono500 ,. After last attack Dr increased my dose to 700...
need advice on either to tapper with what i got or go ahead & jump from where im at with suboxone?
hi! i am needing some advice on a couple of things. i was o an extreme amount of pain pills for about 8-9 yrs then back ... 43 replies


Post a Reply

No registration needed.
Simply fill out the form below.

 *

 *


 Optional, stays hidden.
Get notified when a reply is posted here.




4) Text Verification: *
Prevents SPAM.

Click here to show the question



This form will be submitted securely


TRUSTe

Discussion Thread Guidelines: Any participation in the discussion threads signifies your agreement with the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. (1) Act civilized and be respectful towards others. No profanity, vulgarity or lewd / suggestive content is allowed. (2) Posts encouraging, facilitating, or seeking advice about the abuse of medications or other substances are prohibited. (3) Personal contact information (such as telephone numbers, email addresses, etc) is not allowed to appear on our discussion threads. (4) We do not allow our forums to be used for buying, selling, trading, or for the promotion of a product or service. (5) Posting external links to other web sites is not allowed without our prior approval. (6) We reserve the right to edit or remove content which we find objectionable to the community at our sole discretion.


Note: All times displayed are GMT - 7.

This information has been independently compiled and is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice from a qualified healthcare professional; nor is it intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For more details please see the Medical Disclaimer. This page was last updated on 10 July 2016.

We are committed to your privacy.

Copyright © 2005-2019 All Rights Reserved. MedsChat® is a registered trademark of Limelight Innovations L.L.C. 9888 W Belleview Ave #5000, Denver, CO, 80123, USA