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Male and female subjects 6 to 17 years of age with a primary psychiatric diagnosis of ADHD will be enrolled in this study. The subject and his or her parent/guardian must agree to genotyping to determine whether the subject has disruptive mutations within any of the approximately 274 mGluR-network genes, and complete an interview that will include information about the subject's ADHD history, treatment, and co-morbidities.
Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity
A.I. DuPont Hospital for Children
Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-06-23T19:08:22-0400
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A propylamine derivative and selective ADRENERGIC UPTAKE INHIBITOR that is used in the treatment of ATTENTION DEFICIT HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER.
A methylphenidate derivative, DOPAMINE UPTAKE INHIBITOR and CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM STIMULANT that is used in the treatment of ATTENTION DEFICIT HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER.
A dextroamphetamine drug precursor that also functions as a CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM STIMULANT and DOPAMINE UPTAKE INHIBITOR and is used in the treatment of ATTENTION DEFICIT HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER.
The d-form of AMPHETAMINE. It is a central nervous system stimulant and a sympathomimetic. It has also been used in the treatment of narcolepsy and of attention deficit disorders and hyperactivity in children. Dextroamphetamine has multiple mechanisms of action including blocking uptake of adrenergics and dopamine, stimulating release of monamines, and inhibiting monoamine oxidase. It is also a drug of abuse and a psychotomimetic.
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