Foculin

Were you looking for information about Focalin? Foculin is a common misspelling of Focalin.
 
Focalin® (dexmethylphenidate hydrochloride) is a prescription medication approved to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Although the drug is a stimulant, it causes a calming effect and can help improve the behavior of children and teenagers with ADHD. Among other things, it can help these children and teenagers sit still and pay attention in the classroom.
 
The medicine comes in tablet form that is taken by mouth twice a day. It does not matter if you take Focalin with or without food. However, if the medication bothers your stomach, try taking it with food. A few of the conditions you should let your healthcare provider know about before beginning treatment include high blood pressure, seizures, and glaucoma.
 
(Click Focalin for the full eMedTV article on this topic, which provides information about potential side effects, overdose symptoms, and what to do if you happen to miss your dose. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
4 Relationship Skills for People With ADHD
Referring Pages:
Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2017 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.