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Re: ...Strattera updates

Posted by MomofBoys on June 23, 2003, at 9:50:58

In reply to Re: ...Strattera updates MomofBoys, posted by bookgurl99 on June 21, 2003, at 18:27:15

I have been taking Strattera for ADD symptoms but testing says I also have depression and anxiety. I don't feel depressed but I do feel the anxiety. My doc started me on Lexapro also and that makes me feel smoother, I guess. I don't know how to explain it really.

But I still lack my concentration and energy that I had at first when beginning the Strattera. I now take 100 mg at bedtime and 25 mg in the morning. I can actually take that 25 in the am without falling asleep like before. But I sleep way too well now but in the beginning I had restless sleep and woke up very early full of energy. I miss my energy.

> Hey momofboys,
> You wrote:
> I have lost the total energy surge that I used to get from taking it and I have also lost my ability to concentrate and focus. I think that varies from day to day, however.
> >.>>
> I forget; are you taking strat for attention span or for anxiety/depression?
> I'm thinking of giving it another try, as I am noticing more adhd type symptoms. The one strong thing I recall feeling on it was sort of a numbess emotionally and flashes of anger. Have those side effects gone away for you?




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