Navigation Links
Study Suggests Strattera Improved ADHD Symptoms in Patients With,Comorbid Alcohol Abuse

dy design allowed investigators to evaluate whether Strattera is superior to placebo in the treatment of ADHD symptoms and effective in preventing alcohol abuse relapse in adults with ADHD and comorbid alcohol abuse disorder. Time to relapse was defined as four standard alcoholic drinks for females or five standard alcoholic drinks for males within 24 hours, or at least three standard alcoholic drinks per day for at least one week. A standard alcoholic drink was defined in this study as 12 ounces of regular beer, 5 ounces of wine or 1.5 ounces of 80-proof distilled spirits. Cumulative heavy drinking days were measured post hoc with a stratified Andersen-Gill recurrent-event Cox model.

About ADHD

ADHD is the most common psychiatric disorder to appear in children, and for many it is a chronic condition that carries over into adulthood. If left untreated, ADHD can have long-term effects on a child's emotional well-being and social skills, like making friends or doing well at school or at work.(3) It is estimated that ADHD affects 4.4 percent of adults in the United States and incidence is higher among men, the previously married, unemployed and non- Hispanic whites.(2)

Studies have shown that almost a third of patients with ADHD in adulthood will have difficulty with emotional dysregulation,(2) which can include emotional overactivity, temper, rapidly changing emotions, decreased ability to handle routine stress and frequent feelings of being overwhelmed.(2) Additionally, many people with ADHD also suffer from anxiety disorders and depression. Therefore, proper diagnosis of all a patient's symptoms is vital for choosing appropriate treatment and monitoring for both safety and efficacy.(3,4,5)

About Strattera

Strattera, a selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor, is the first FDA-approved non-stimulant to treat ADHD in children, adolescents and adults. Since its first approval in the United States in 2002, more than 4.2 million pati
'"/>




Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Related medicine technology :

1. Data Available From Erbitux Phase III Study in First-Line Treatment of Advanced Lung Cancer
2. Clinical Study Shows Regenecare Relieves Pain and Itching of Skin Rashes Caused by Widely Used Cancer Drugs
3. Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Management to Discuss Todays Announcement of Interim Pixantrone Study Results
4. Biofrontera AG Announces Clinical Study Confirms Excellent Efficacy of BF-200 ALA In Actinic Keratosis
5. Reaction to Avandia Warnings Stronger Among Internists Than Endocrinologists, According to Study by GfK Market Measures
6. Portola Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Data from a Phase II Study of its Factor Xa Inhibitor at the XXI Congress of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis
7. Actemra (tocilizumab) Third Phase III Study Results Show Significant Improvement in Symptoms of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
8. Protox Announces Positive Clinical Data from Prostate Cancer Study
9. International ENDORSE Study Shows That the Majority of Hospitalized Patients Surveyed are at Risk for VTE and Many do not Receive Recommended VTE prophylaxis
10. New Study Shows That Extending Prophylaxis With Clexane / Lovenox (enoxaparin Sodium Injection) to 5 Weeks is More Effective Than 10 Days for Reducing the Risk of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) in Acutely ill Medical Patients With Reduced Mobility
11. Genzyme Announces Data from First Phase 3 Study of Tolevamer in Patients with C. difficile Associated Diarrhea
Post Your Comments:
(Date:9/23/2014)... September 23, 2014 Avillion ... the appointment of Jarrod Longcor as ... is responsible for structuring, negotiating and executing successful ... well as providing management and strategic leadership to ... Executive leadership team. Mr Longcor brings ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... , September 23, 2014 , ... health authorities, increasing rigor for trial master file (TMF) ... industry,s largest TMF survey to date reveals an increase ... to provide auditors with remote access to their electronic ... owners surveyed in the Veeva 2014 Paperless ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNR ... $200 million of its common stock in an underwritten ... Merrill Lynch are acting as joint book-running managers for ... option to purchase additional shares of its common stock. ... offering are being sold by Avanir.  The offering is ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Avillion Appoints Jarrod Longcor as Chief Business Officer 2Remote eTMF Access to Double in 2015, Reveals Industry-wide Survey 2Remote eTMF Access to Double in 2015, Reveals Industry-wide Survey 3Remote eTMF Access to Double in 2015, Reveals Industry-wide Survey 4Avanir Pharmaceuticals Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock 2Avanir Pharmaceuticals Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock 3
... March 15 URL Pharma, Inc. today announced the launch of an expanded ... eligible for low-cost Colcrys therapy. Uninsured and Medicare Part D patients with household incomes ... Colcrys PAP. This expanded program is available to patients immediately. , ... ...
... , March 15 Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ... subsidiary, Watson Laboratories, Inc. – Florida , has ... (FDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for ... Laboratories International SRL,s Cardizem® LA product.  Watson intends to ...
Cached Medicine Technology:URL Pharma Expands Colcrys(R) Patient Assistance Program 2URL Pharma Expands Colcrys(R) Patient Assistance Program 3URL Pharma Expands Colcrys(R) Patient Assistance Program 4URL Pharma Expands Colcrys(R) Patient Assistance Program 5URL Pharma Expands Colcrys(R) Patient Assistance Program 6Watson Receives FDA Approval for Generic Cardizem(R) LA 2Watson Receives FDA Approval for Generic Cardizem(R) LA 3
(Date:9/23/2014)... you may want to get screened and treated for ... According to a first-of-its-kind study in the October ... of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA), patients with ... prior to surgery are less likely to develop serious ... "OSA is a common disorder that affects millions and ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... Act "Obamacare" was signed into law in ... healthcare system since the 1960s. Designed to provide medical ... as an unwarranted intrusion into the affairs of private ... of healthcare systems in six Western countries, published last ... a move away from privatized medicine toward state-sponsored healthcare ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... ADOMANI, Inc. has announced that industry ... He is a 13-year veteran in the school, commercial and ... A-Z Bus Sales of Colton, California. While with A-Z Mr. ... top line revenues, profit and market penetration by double digits. ... to all-electric or plug-in hybrid vehicle conversions. They have ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... Carbon nanotubes serve as bridges that allow electrical ... patches invented at Rice University and Texas Children,s ... Jacot and chemical engineer and chemist Matteo Pasquali ... nanotubes. The patches are made of a sponge-like ... body,s extracellular matrix. , The nanotubes overcome a ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... NY (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 eCaring, ... it has entered into a contract to provide its ... to Elderplan, Inc., one of New York City’s largest ... will deploy the eCaring system to help enhance the ... , “For nearly 30 years, Elderplan has been at ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:New research suggests sleep apnea screening before surgery 2Health News:Life, liberty, and the pursuit of healthcare? 2Health News:ADOMANI Announces Jim Reynolds to Take Over as President and CEO 2Health News:Nanotubes help healing hearts keep the beat 2Health News:Nanotubes help healing hearts keep the beat 3Health News:eCaring Signs Care Management Contract with Elderplan, Inc. 2
... 2010 -- The American College of Cardiology and ... Interventions has been accepted for coverage by Thomson ... the Journal Citation Reports. The Journal will receive ... "The Editorial Board and the American College of Cardiology ...
... According to a ... programs, such as Medicare and Medicaid, have prompted hospitals to shift costs to automobile insurance ... hospital bills prior to payment. , ... Malvern, PA (Vocus) April 23, 2010 -- According to a new study from ...
... ... lipoplasty will be discussed by leading experts at the Annual Meeting of the American ... Convention Center April 23-27, 2010. “Point/Counterpoint – Laser Lipoplasty – Hype or Useful ... and Jeffrey M. Kenkel, MD. , ...
... at risk for facial deformities, poor grades, dentists say ... the mouth instead of the nose can lead to ... mouth breathers, most often children with allergies, have problems ... size, weight, sleep and even school performance, a recent ...
... INDIANAPOLIS Structural and functional congenital cardiovascular abnormalities present ... defects encountered in live births. Nearly half a million ... ranging in severity from relatively simple issues, such as ... severe malformations, including complete absence of one or more ...
... ... will be pleased with the final result, there is a small chance ... The realities of revision in rhinoplasty will be discussed by leading experts ... Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), being held at the Gaylord National Hotel and ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Hospital Cost Shifting Adds to Auto Injury Claim Costs 2Health News:Hospital Cost Shifting Adds to Auto Injury Claim Costs 3Health News:Hospital Cost Shifting Adds to Auto Injury Claim Costs 4Health News:Laser Lipoplasty: Cutting Through the Hype 2Health News:Laser Lipoplasty: Cutting Through the Hype 3Health News:Allergy-Linked Mouth Breathing Spells Trouble for Kids 2Health News:Allergy-Linked Mouth Breathing Spells Trouble for Kids 3Health News:New strategies to improve treatment and avert heart failure in children 2Health News:New strategies to improve treatment and avert heart failure in children 3Health News:Chasing Perfection in the Nose: Revision Rhinoplasty 2Health News:Chasing Perfection in the Nose: Revision Rhinoplasty 3
DS 7600 Central Station...
... MedSystem III DLE (Drug List Editor) Multi-Channel ... drug infusion technology. The instrument combines three ... clinical versatility in an unparalleled small size. ... MedSystem III Infusion System simplifies the delivery ...
... Freedom Chart Manager provides powerful workflow tools ... management, integrated transcription services, and customized flow ... that eliminates the need for paper charts. ... of a paperless office now and can ...
... ChartingPlus proves itself to over 2,000 ... Designed with the user in mind, ChartingPlus ... powerful and dynamic features to improve documentation ... practice. Our medical content is ...
Medicine Products: