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Wilens TE, Biederman J, Mick E, et al: A systematic assessment of tricyclic antidepressants in the treatment of adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Table 2: Sales forecasts of drugs currently marketed for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in the seven major markets ($m), 2008-2018 21
Despite the correlation, children with low birth weight still make up a small percentage of the attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) population.
With a range of additional products in development, including MethyPatch(R) for Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Noven is committed to becoming the world's premier developer, manufacturer and marketer of transdermal drug delivery systems.
New research points to a possible link between sleep apnea and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a problem that affects concentration and learning in about 2 million children and adults in the United States.
A class action lawsuit alleging that the American Psychiatric Association and others conspired to broaden the diagnostic criteria of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder has been dismissed by a California federal judge who ruled that the plaintiffs' complaints had no legal basis, and the defendants' activities to advance the medical understanding, diagnosis, and treatment of ADHD were free speech protected under California statute.
The study was conducted to assess the efficacy and safety of Noven's developmental methylphenidate patch for Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), which Noven intends to market under the trade name MethyPatch(R).
Nice to know that someone is scanning kids' skulls for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) ("ADHD's Brain Trail," SN: 11/29/03, p.
An imaging study indicated that disturbances in a network of brain regions that participate in control of attention and behavior underlie attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in kids and teens (164: 339 *).
Scientists have identified brain alterations that may underlie attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a psychiatric condition that affects 3 percent to 6 percent of U.
For both boys and girls, by around age 15, childhood ailments, including attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, had largely been replaced by adult disorders such as depression, panic disorder, and substance abuse.
Ritalin and other stimulants for treating attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder were the most commonly prescribed psychiatric drugs for children in 1996, followed by antidepressants and anticonvulsants used for mood disorders.
Attention loss Imaging data indicated that the brains of children diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder are slightly smaller than those of their peers without psychiatric disorders (162: 227 *).
A Harvard-trained psychiatrist who's been in private practice for 30 years, Breggin attacks the common practice of giving stimulants to children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
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