Articles tagged with: ADHD
Elvanse 20-70 mg (Lisdexamfetamine dimesylate)
Package leaflet: Information for the user
Elvanse 20 mg capsules, hard; Elvanse 30 mg capsules, hard; Elvanse 40 mg capsules, hard; Elvanse 50 mg capsules, hard; Elvanse 60 mg capsules, hard; Elvanse …
FDA ALERT [02/2006] Sudden Unexplained Death, Cardiac/Cardiovascular, and Psychiatric Adverse Events Associated with Stimulant Therapy for ADHD.
In February of 2006, the FDA warned of serious cardiac and cardiovascular risks including sudden unexplained death (SUD) …
VYVANSE® [Vī’ -văns] (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) CII Capsules
Read the Medication Guide that comes with VYVANSE before you start taking it and each time you get a refill. There may be new information. This Medication Guide …
Psychotropic Medication Use among Adolescents: United States, 2005–2010
Data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
Approximately 6.0% of U.S. adolescents aged 12–19 reported psychotropic drug use in the past month.
The use of antidepressants (3.2%) …
Selected Facts about Mental Health in the United States
An estimated 61.5 million Americans—about one in four adults—suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder in a given year. About 13.6 million Americans, or 1 in 17, suffer …
Mental Health Medications
Medications can play a role in treating several mental disorders and conditions. Treatment may also include psychotherapy (also called “talk therapy”) and brain stimulation therapies (less common). In some cases, psychotherapy alone may …