I have a 10yr old grandson who is has been

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Q: I have a 10yr old grandson who is has been dx. with ADHD. He has been placed on Focalin which. But my concern is they dx him with depression and aggression. They have now placed him on Guanfacine Hydrochloride which I am a nurse and this is usually used for HBP. They also placed him on Cetirizine which I believe is used for allergies. He seems to still be depressed at times, delusional, and restless. I am very concerned and believe he is not on the right meds or even on to many. Does all this seem reasonable? Thanks, Robin

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