ADHD Information Center Feature Archive

Case Report: High-Dose Methylphenidate for Adult ADHD

Case Report: High-Dose Methylphenidate for Adult ADHD

Long-acting ADHD medications improve adherence and demonstrate efficacy similar to that of immediate-release dose formulations.

ADHD & antisocial personality disorder: Minimizing the risks

ADHD & antisocial personality disorder: Minimizing the risks

Around 20% of pediatric patients with ADHD will develop antisocial personality disorder in adulthood.

Cognitive behavioral therapy may improve adult ADHD symptoms

Medications are often used for treatment of adults with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), but many patients remain symptomatic despite treatment with stimulants or other drugs.

Misuse and abuse of ADHD medication

Misuse and abuse of ADHD medication

When used as prescribed, these drugs are not addictive. However, abuse is on the rise, and clinicians need to be able to identify the signs.

Treating ADHD through diet

Foods with with artificial coloring, flavoring, and preservatives stimulate hyperactivity

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