ADD / ADHD Community
is adderall(adderrall) causing this
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Anxiety, and Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

is adderall(adderrall) causing this

my 9 year old is taking adderall (adderrall) and they just uped is does and he has became aggresive (aggressive) and aggitaed over every thing, he has been cutting him self down with words of crulety, i was wondering if this could be caused by the medication???
Related Discussions
189897 tn?1441130118
   If he was not doing that before hand.  And he started doing that shortly after the increased dose (and nothing else had changed).  Then I would think the increase could be the problem.  The key word is shortly after the increased dose.  If it was two weeks later, then something else could be the cause.
   But what ever is causing this - it needs to be reported to his doctor.  The aggression and agitation is unusual and is the opposite of what I would expect.  So I definitely think that this should be particularly mentioned to is Doctor.  
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
1816154 tn?1433484088
Blank
hansen20 commented on renae176's status
2 hrs ago
1816154 tn?1433484088
Blank
hansen20 commented on KTowne's status
3 hrs ago
1816154 tn?1433484088
Blank
hansen20 commented on hansen20's status
3 hrs ago
Top Children's Development Answerers
189897 tn?1441130118
Blank
Sandman2
San Pedro, CA
ADD / ADHD Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Children's Development Answerers
189897 tn?1441130118
Blank
Sandman2
San Pedro, CA