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Ritalin, Vyvanse, Adderall are often used for ADHD management. Are they safe? Are there alternatives?
Antiepileptic Drug Linked to ADHD in Offspring
Taking a commonly used antiepileptic drug while pregnant may increase the risk of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in offspring. Danish…
Long-Term ADHD Stimulant Use Linked to Opioid Use
People with ADHD (attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder) that have taken stimulant medications for a long time also have a higher likelihood…
Tylenol Use in Pregnancy Tied to ADHD Risk in Children
Women who use the popular over-the-counter analgesic Tylenol (acetaminophen) long-term during pregnancy may be putting their child at an increased…
Children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) that are treated with stimulant drugs into adulthood not only face the risk of stunted…
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