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Penny Williams
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Kids often refuse meds because of side effects or not feeling quite right. Listen to his feedback and discuss a possible change with his physician. It could be that it’s not the right med or dosage for him but he’s a kid and he doesn’t know how to communicate it well, so he just refuses.

Penny
ADDitude Community Moderator, Parenting ADHD Trainer & Author, Mom to teen w/ ADHD, LDs, and autism