We eventually tried medication (Metadate CD
), and it
seemed to help quite a bit.
From the very beginning, we noticed him doing funny things like continually licking his lips, or twisting his ears, or moving his foot around, flicking his toes or fingers, etc. We didn't pay much attention to this, as it wasn't an issue, and sometimes we thought he was just trying to be silly. When he was 8 years old he started shaking his head constantly, so we sat up and took notice.