Latest Methylphenidate Stories

2009-09-09 07:00:00

TITUSVILLE, N.J., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is estimated to impact up to 20 percent of children(1) and 4 percent of adults in the U.S.(2) Recent studies suggest ADHD is underdiagnosed: researchers estimate up to 20 percent of U.S.

2009-07-08 17:00:00

Consumers Could Save Roughly $3,000 A Year By Switching From Expensive Brand Name Drugs to Equally Effective Generics To Treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) YONKERS, N.Y., July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to a new Consumer Reports Best Buy Drugs report, parents should be skeptical if their doctors offer them free prescription drug samples, especially for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

2009-06-19 11:36:11

A UK ethicist suggests that healthy people should be able to take the anti-hyperactivity drug Ritalin to boost brainpower.

2009-06-16 06:00:00

New evidence from a government-backed study suggests that attention deficit drugs like Ritalin and Adderall can increase the risk of sudden death.

2009-05-28 11:15:43

A Canadian researcher working in the U.K. says doctors, authors and educators are doing hyperactive children a disservice by claiming that hyperactivity as we understand it today has always existed.

2009-05-27 22:07:42

Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder is a modern construct that before 1957 was not considered a disorder or worth treating, a Canadian researcher said.

2009-04-27 15:28:49

A new long term study has found that children taking medication for attention deficit disorder received higher scores on tests than those who did not take ADHD medication.

2009-04-23 09:49:00

Study shows Clonicel(R) and stimulants combined provide greater improvement in symptoms than stimulants alone DURHAM, N.C., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Addrenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2009-04-22 07:00:00

TITUSVILLE, N.J., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Although Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a condition commonly thought of as only affecting children, for nearly 9 million adults in the United States, ADHD is very much a reality.

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