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I have a 15 year old grand-daughter she is not social she

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I have a 15 year old grand-daughter she is not social she has huge meltdowns she was doing well in elementry and junior high but she wont do her work she is proficient in reading and english she is also rude to family and strangers we have taken away things she likes it doesnt affect her after a huge meltdown she has been to doctors and they want to give her meds to make her focus and they seem to make her more angry she also has kidney stones she is so loved bye her family and we are ready to hlp her but how
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
Hello
Your post is cut off.
What is your question?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
my grand-daughter is 15 not social at all she did well in grammer school and junior high she is proficient in reading and english she has huge meltdowns no friends and refuses to do any school work she has kidney stones and she use to be on strattera but it seemed to make her mor angry
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
OK
So the strategy would be to switch medication.
What is her official diagnosis?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
it was to help her focas A.DD
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
OK
So since strattera has that side effect for her, she needs a different medication.
Why has she not done this? Been back to the doctor?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
we have been back serval times and to a therapist who says she might have asburgers she was taking 80mg of stattera and now wont take anything
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
Ok
So what is your exact question.