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FDA approves Jornay PM to treat ADHD symptoms.- Ironshore Pharma & Development Inc.

Ironshore Pharmaceuticals & Development, Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of Highland Therapeutics Inc. has announced that the FDA has approved...

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Phase III study of Intuniv (guanfacine hydrochloride prolonged release) meets primary endpoint in adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.- Shire + Shionogi.

Shire and Shionogi announced that a Phase III study evaluating Intuniv (guanfacine hydrochloride prolonged release) in adult patients with attention...

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FDA approval for Adzenys ER (amphetamine) Extended-Release Oral Suspension to treat ADHD.- Neos Therapeutics.

Neos Therapeutics, Inc. announced that the FDA has approved Adzenys ER (amphetamine) Extended-Release Oral Suspension. Neos Therapeutics is the only...

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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: diagnosis and management

This guideline covers recognising, diagnosing and managing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, young people and adults.

Added 9 years ago

British Association for Psychopharmacology consensus guidance on the use of psychotropic medication preconception, in pregnancy and postpartum 2017

Decisions about the use of psychotropic medication in pregnancy are an ongoing challenge for clinicians and women with mental health problems, owing to the uncertainties around risks of the illness itself to mother and fetus/infant...

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Evidence-based guidelines for the pharmacological management of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: Update on recommendations from the British Association for Psychopharmacology

In line with the general aims of the BAP guideline series, these guidelines are intended to translate recent research in the field of ADHD to promote improvements in diagnosis and treatment of this disorder.

Added 4 years ago

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Journal articles

Pharmacogenetics predictors of methylphenidate efficacy in childhood ADHD.

Stimulant medication has long been effective in treating attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and is currently the first-line pharmacological treatment for children. Both methylphenidate and amphetamine modulate...

Added 7 months ago

Why is there selective subcortical vulnerability in ADHD? Clues from postmortem brain gene expression data.

Sub-cortical volumetric differences were associated with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in a recent multi-site, mega-analysis of 1713 ADHD persons and 1529 controls.

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Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is associated with reduced levels of serum low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in adolescents. Data from the population-based German KiGGS study.

Objectives: Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a multifactorial, complex and the most common neurodevelopmental disorder in childhood. In this analysis, we tested the hypothesis that...

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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a guide to management in adults and children: putting NICE guidelines into practice

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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: clinical review

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OCD in children and adolescents: clinical review

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