Efficacy and Tolerability of Pharmacotherapies for Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults

@article{Santosh2011EfficacyAT,
  title={Efficacy and Tolerability of Pharmacotherapies for Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults},
  author={P. Santosh and S. Sattar and Myooran Canagaratnam},
  journal={CNS Drugs},
  year={2011},
  volume={25},
  pages={737-763}
}
  • P. Santosh, S. Sattar, Myooran Canagaratnam
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • CNS Drugs
  • This review examines the evidence regarding the efficacy and tolerability of long- and short-acting stimulant medications, as well as the non-stimulant medications atomoxetine and bupropion in the treatment of adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Effect sizes in adults appear to be of almost the same magnitude as in school-age children when robust doses are used. There are adequate data demonstrating short-term efficacy and safety of medication in ADHD during adulthood but… CONTINUE READING
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