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Penny Williams
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Focalin is different than Concerta so it may be worth a try. It has dex added to the methylphenidate. Here’s more info and some user reviews: https://www.additudemag.com/medication/focalin-xr/

And here’s a primer on medication and finding the right med and dose:

A Patient’s Primer on the Stimulant Medications Used to Treat ADHD

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