Antidepressants in the treatment of adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: a systematic review

@article{Verbeeck2009AntidepressantsIT,
  title={Antidepressants in the treatment of adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: a systematic review},
  author={Wim Verbeeck and Siegfried Tuinier and Geertruida E. Bekkering},
  journal={Advances in Therapy},
  year={2009},
  volume={26},
  pages={170-184}
}
IntroductionStimulant medications are the most effective drugs in the treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and in adults. However, some patients do not respond to this treatment and other patients suffer from adverse effects. Very often there are also comorbid disorders that warrant treatment or there is somatic comorbidity that precludes the prescription of stimulants. As a result, alternative treatments for the treatment of ADHD have been explored, such as… 

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