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Hyperkinetic disorders among children and adolescents are becoming increasingly common.
A medicine widely used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) also provides long-term relief from the attention and behavior changes that affect many childhood cancer survivors.
Nearly 1 million children in the United States are potentially misdiagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder simply because they are the youngest â€“ and most immature â€“ in their kindergarten class.
DUBLIN, August 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPGY), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, announced the divestiture of Daytrana(R) (methylphenidate transdermal system) to Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
BOCA RATON, Fla., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Breckenridge announced today that through its agreement with Tris Pharma, the company will market Methylphenidate Solution, the generic version of MethylinÂ® marketed by Shionogi Pharma, Inc., under an Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA).
MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Tris Pharma, a specialty pharmaceutical company that develops innovative drug delivery technologies, announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a first-time generic of Methylphenidate Hydrochloride Oral Solution equivalent to brand name MethylinÂ® Oral Solution marketed by Shionogi Pharmaceuticals, Inc. "Tris pursues selective generic opportunities, especially the difficult to formulate or complex formulations and...
DUBLIN and PHILADELPHIA, July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, Nasdaq: SHPGY), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, announced the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of DaytranaÂ® (methylphenidate transdermal system) for the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adolescents aged 13 to 17 years.
A new study shows that use of psychotropic medications during pregnancy increase the probability of birth defects.
Between 1998 and 2007, psychotropic medications were associated with 429 adverse drug reactions (ADRs) in children under 17 in Denmark.
A new study published online in the Journal of Pediatrics suggests that neither attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) nor medications used to treat it have a long-term impact on kids' growth.
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