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Intuniv: Oral tablet, extended release

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Intuniv 1mg ER Tab
Shire US Inc
Pill Identification: 503  |  1MG
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Intuniv 2mg ER Tab
Shire US Inc
Pill Identification: 503  |  2 MG
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Intuniv 3mg ER Tab
Shire US Inc
Pill Identification: 503  |  3 MG
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Intuniv 4mg ER Tab
Shire US Inc
Pill Identification: 503  |  4 MG

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GUANFACINE (GWAHN fa seen) is used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Intuniv: Oral tablet, extended release
Usage by Gender
23.37%
76.63%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
94.97%
3.87%
0.64%
0.52%
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Average Scores
Easy to Take: 4.5 / 5
Works as Intended: 4.5 / 5
Tolerable: 4.5 / 5

positive
3mg tablet 1x/pm Only taken for 1 month and in that time I was gradually increasing. I have noticed I am more energetic in morning and want to get up and get moving in a positive direction. Previously i have struggled with motivation in mornings.
Helpful: 1
Unhelpful: 0
reet 72
December 19, 2014
From: Indianapolis, IN
Age: 55-64
Gender: Female
Drug Form: Oral tablet, extended release
Easy to Take: Strongly Agree
Works as Intended: Agree
Tolerable: Strongly Agree


dizzy spells
this gives me really bad dizzy spells , to the point of me fainting
Helpful: 2
Unhelpful: 0
veronakim
January 22, 2014
From: oshkosh, WI
Age: 13-18
Gender: Female
Drug Form: Oral tablet, extended release
Easy to Take: Agree
Works as Intended: Strongly Disagree
Tolerable: Not Sure