An observational study of once-daily modified-release methylphenidate in ADHD: effectiveness on symptoms and impairment, and safety

@inproceedings{Doepfner2011AnOS,
  title={An observational study of once-daily modified-release methylphenidate in ADHD: effectiveness on symptoms and impairment, and safety},
  author={Manfred Doepfner and Anja G{\"o}rtz-Dorten and Dieter Breuer and Aribert Rothenberger},
  booktitle={European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={2011}
}
ADHD affects over 5% of children worldwide. It is typically treated with stimulant medications, and methylphenidate (MPH) is the most commonly prescribed. This study investigated the effectiveness, on symptoms and impairment, and safety of Equasym XL®, a combination of 30% immediate-release and 70% modified-release MPH, in the treatment of ADHD in daily clinical practice. This open-label, observational, post-marketing surveillance study was conducted in 169 centres in Germany. Eligible patients… CONTINUE READING

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