Psychopharmacological interventions in autism spectrum disorder

@article{Accordino2016PsychopharmacologicalII,
  title={Psychopharmacological interventions in autism spectrum disorder},
  author={Robert E. Accordino and Christen L. Kidd and Laura C. Politte and Charles A Henry and Christopher J. McDougle},
  journal={Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy},
  year={2016},
  volume={17},
  pages={937 - 952}
}
ABSTRACT Introduction: Individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) commonly present for treatment of emotional and behavioral disturbances associated with ASD’s “core” symptoms. Psychotropic medications are widely utilized in alleviating associated emotional and behavioral symptoms. Areas covered: Emotional and behavioral disturbances associated with ASD include irritability/severely disruptive behavior, which comprises the heaviest symptom burden; hyperactivity and other Attention-Deficit… 

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