Sunday, 27 November 2011

Children's ADHD Drug Response Depends On Specific Dopamine Gene Variants

According to a new study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, children with certain dopamine system gene variants have an improved response to methylphenidate (Ritalin) - the most commonly prescribed medication for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)...

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