Clonidine and methylphenidate were effective for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children with comorbid tics

Goldberg, J.
September 2002
ACP Journal Club;Sep/Oct2002, Vol. 137 Issue 2, p70
Academic Journal
Presents a study that investigated the effect of clonidine (CLON), methylphenidate (MPH), or combined CLON and MPH in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and the Tourette syndrome. Study design and description of patients; Comparison of tic severity, global functioning and ADHD of the different treatments; Evaluation of the safety of using MPH and CLON.


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