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Penny Williams
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There’s definitely a period of adjustment when starting ADHD medication, more so for young kids it seems.

Here are some insights on finding the right medication and dosage:

Rule #2: Don’t Expect the First ADHD Medication to Work

ADHD Medications Rarely Work Perfectly On the First Try

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