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|Tue, 05-20-2003 - 12:00pm|
Mood specialist at the Childrens hospital made the following recommendations which we are going to follow:
1. Remove Risperdal and increase seroquel from 6.25mg to 12.5mg
Call pdoc on Thursday, see him next Tuesday, Then Remove the 20mg Ritalin SR
2. See pdoc again in a week. Report his stability.
Increase Seroquel to 25mg and add either Depakote or Lithium, they haven't worked that out yet.
I am allowed to use clonidine up to 2 tabs per day on an as needed basis to either calm him or help put him to sleep.
His pdoc made a valid point that I am too quick to jump if I see side effects. He said I don't wait long enough to see if they will go away. This is something I should have known over the years of taking my own meds.
So the journey continues.