ADD -examining treatment options

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For over 50 years medication has been used to effectively treat ADD symptoms in children. Common stimulant medication prescribed to children with ADD include, but are not limited to; Ritalin (methylphenidate), Adderal (amphetamine), and Cylert (Pemoline)...
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Common stimulant medication prescribed to children with ADD include, but are not limited to; Ritalin (methylphenidate), Adderal (amphetamine), and Cylert (Pemoline). There are side effects associated with some stimulant medications including dry mouth, irritability, restlessness, and deceased appetite; however, most of these side effects can be minimized and/or less noticeable when proper dosages are administered or when the child adjusts to medication use...
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Cures Without Medication   Is Ritalin Over Prescribed? (argumentative Essay)   Medication Errors & Nursing   Medication Errors   Should Stimulant Medications be used to Treat our Children?   Should Stimulants Be Prescribed For Adhd Children?   The Interdependance Between Methylphenidate (Ritalin) and Society   ADD -examining treatment options   FDA Evaluation of Medication   over medication   Medication Compliance in Elderly   Medication Errors   Medication Errors   is ritalin over prescribed   Ritalin: Prescribed Devastation  
 
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