A case series of eight aggressive young children treated with risperidone.

@article{Cesena2002ACS,
  title={A case series of eight aggressive young children treated with risperidone.},
  author={Martha Cesena and Joseph Gonzalez-Heydrich and Eva M Szigethy and Teresa M Kohlenberg and David Ray DeMaso},
  journal={Journal of child and adolescent psychopharmacology},
  year={2002},
  volume={12 4},
  pages={337-45}
}
The aim of this study was to examine the use of risperidone in routine clinical care for very aggressive young children. This is a retrospective medical chart review of patients age less than 6 years 11 months who were treated with risperidone for 1 to 10 months during the 1-year study period. Treatment response, side effects, and Clinical Global Impression (CGI) scores were identified. One hundred and five such young children were identified; 8 had been treated with risperidone (6 boys, 2… CONTINUE READING

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This was a highly comorbid group , with 7 children presenting with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and 5 children with bipolar disorder not otherwise specified .
This was a highly comorbid group , with 7 children presenting with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and 5 children with bipolar disorder not otherwise specified .
This was a highly comorbid group , with 7 children presenting with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and 5 children with bipolar disorder not otherwise specified .
This was a highly comorbid group , with 7 children presenting with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and 5 children with bipolar disorder not otherwise specified .
Seventy - five percent of the children were on concomitant lithium , valproate , or carbamazepine ; 63% were on stimulants or alpha adrenergics .
Seventy - five percent of the children were on concomitant lithium , valproate , or carbamazepine ; 63% were on stimulants or alpha adrenergics .
Seventy - five percent of the children were on concomitant lithium , valproate , or carbamazepine ; 63% were on stimulants or alpha adrenergics .
Seventy - five percent of the children were on concomitant lithium , valproate , or carbamazepine ; 63% were on stimulants or alpha adrenergics .
Seventy - five percent of the children were on concomitant lithium , valproate , or carbamazepine ; 63% were on stimulants or alpha adrenergics .
Seventy - five percent of the children were on concomitant lithium , valproate , or carbamazepine ; 63% were on stimulants or alpha adrenergics .
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