Effectiveness and adverse effects of methylphenidate treatment in children diagnosed with disruptive mood dysregulation disorder and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: a preliminary report


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Ozyurt G., Emiroglu N., BAYKARA H. B., Pekcanlar A. A.

PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.27, no.1, pp.99-100, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/24750573.2017.1293252
  • Journal Name: PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.99-100
  • Keywords: Adverse effect, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, disruptive mood dysregulation disorder, methylphenidate, ADHD
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: Comorbidity with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and disruptive mood dysregulation disorders (DMDD) is very common in children and adolescents In this study, we aimed to present a retrospective study of methylphenidate (MPH) treatment in 12 cases who were diagnosed with DMDD and ADHD.