Pharmacytimes: Condition Center: ADHD ADHD en-us Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:25:55 UTC Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:25:55 UTC ADHD Candidate Drug Did Not Meet Primary Endpoint The drug failed to demonstrate a statistically significant difference from placebo in the change from baseline of the investigator rating of the Conners’ Adult ADHD Rating Scales (CAARS). 2:31 PM, Tue January 17, 2017 Mylan Launches Generic Concerta and Zovia in the US Market Mylan launched 2 generic pharmaceutical products at the end of December for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and the prevention of pregnancy.  1:28 PM, Thu December 29, 2016 Generic Dexedrine from Mylan Now Available Mylan’s generic version of Dexedrine is now available at US pharmacies in 3 dosage strengths. 7:00 AM, Mon August 8, 2016 2 Chronic Health Conditions on the Rise Among Children Chronic health conditions are on the rise among children, especially those living in poverty. 11:00 PM, Mon May 30, 2016 5 Things to Know About Adult ADHD Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder has long been viewed as a pediatric condition, but it often lasts into adulthood. 9:52 PM, Tue February 2, 2016 Pregnant Women on Antidepressants Need Not Fear ADHD, Autism Risk Exposure to antidepressants during pregnancy does not impact a baby’s risk for autism or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder after birth. 10:00 PM, Mon January 18, 2016 10 Surprising Off-Label Uses for Prescription Medications How many of these off-label uses have you seen before? 4:01 AM, Tue January 5, 2016 Chewable ADHD Treatment Approved by FDA The FDA has approved Pfizer's chewable formulation of methylphenidate HCl (QuilliChew ER) for the treatment of ADHD in patients 6 years and older. 10:01 PM, Mon December 7, 2015 Mylan Launches Generic Adderall Mylan has launched a generic version of Teva Pharmaceuticals' Adderall in 5 mg, 7.5 mg, 10 mg, 12.5 mg, 20 mg, and 30 mg doses. 6:00 AM, Wed November 25, 2015 FDA Approves Liquid ADHD Treatment for Kids The FDA today approved Tris Pharma's extended-release amphetamine oral suspension (Dyanavel XR) for the treatment of ADHD in children aged 6 years and older. 5:07 AM, Tue October 20, 2015 Antipsychotics Prescribed to Boys More Often Than Girls Young male patients tend to receive antipsychotic prescriptions more often than their female counterparts. 9:00 PM, Wed July 15, 2015 Permanent Skin Color Loss Seen with Daytrana ADHD Patch The FDA has added a new warning to the drug label of the methylphenidate transdermal system indicated for ADHD to describe permanent loss of skin color, also known as chemical leukoderma. 3:25 AM, Wed June 24, 2015 Adult ADHD Prescriptions Surpass Pediatric Use An increasing number of adults receiving prescription stimulant medications challenge the notion that ADHD is a children's condition and create new obstacles for pharmacists. 1:48 AM, Wed June 24, 2015 4 Generic Versions of Intuniv ADHD Drug Launched in US Four separate drug manufacturers have launched generic versions of Shire's Intuniv ADHD treatment for children aged 6 to 17 years. 9:00 PM, Thu June 4, 2015 FDA Accepts Liquid Amphetamine Application for ADHD The FDA had accepted for review Tris Pharma's New Drug Application for its extended-release liquid amphetamine to treat ADHD in children. 12:14 AM, Tue May 26, 2015 Kids with ADHD at Risk for Eating Disorder Children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder may be more at risk for binge eating than their peers. 10:00 PM, Mon April 27, 2015 Pediatric Data Needed for Adult ADHD Drug Approval Even though Shire is seeking an adult indication for its investigational ADHD treatment, the FDA is requesting pediatric data before deliberating the drug's approval. 12:41 AM, Wed April 8, 2015 New ADHD Drug Dosing Option Now Available Shire's ADHD treatment, lisdexamfetamine dimesylate (Vyvanse), is now available in a 10-mg titration dose. 11:00 PM, Mon March 23, 2015 Genetic ADHD Test May Inform More Effective Treatment The new test aids health care professionals and patients in determining whether a specific medication will address ADHD symptoms effectively. 10:51 PM, Tue March 17, 2015 Manic Symptoms May Pass from Bipolar Parent to Child Children born to parents with bipolar disorder have a strong likelihood of experiencing episodes of manic symptoms themselves. 10:00 PM, Thu March 12, 2015