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Sleep Issues and ADHD
my 8 year old won't sleep
My son was diagnosed 2 years ago with adhd, he is currently taking focal in in the morning but had trouble sleeping at night to the point he would stay up for 2 to 3 days at a time. His dr put him on clonidine and it takes 3-4 hours for it to start helping him get tired enough to fall asleep but will not help him stay asleep. On average he will only sleep 3 hours a night and he isn’t tired the next day. We have tried adding melatonin with the clonidine and that didn’t make a difference. After 2 years of hardly any sleep I’m not sure what else to try. Can someone help me. I’m at a loss on what to do for him now.