New study of Concerta showed significant improvement of ADHD symptom management in adults
Boston, Mass., Friday Oct. 26, 2007 11:00AM Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) treated with CONCERTA
OROS methylphenidate HCl Extended-release Tablets showed significant improvements in ADHD symptom management compared to adults taking placebo, according to study results...
Consumer Reports to Parents: Think Twice About Free Prescription ADHD Drug Samples for Your Children
...Buy Drugs found that two generic ADHD drugs, dextroamphetamine and methylphenidate, are as safe and effective as well- known drugs like Adderall XR, concerta
or Strattera. By switching to one of those two generic drugs, consumers could save roughly $3,000 a year off the retail price. The report is availab...
District Court Decision Received in CONCERTA(R) Patent Case
...r medication is right for you or your child.
should not be taken by patients who have: allergie...ld check height and weight often and may interrupt concerta
treatment if your child is not growing or gaining ... accordingly until you are reasonably certain that concerta
does not adversely affect your ability to engage i...
Johnson & Johnson Reports 2008 Third-Quarter Results:
...% WW 282 338 -16.6% -19.0% 2.4%
-------- US 190 177 7.3% 7.3% ...8.3% WW 884 1,010 -12.5% -16.9% 4.4%
-------- US 622 576 8.0% 8.0% ...
Not All ADHD Drugs Are Equal
In this study, researchers compared concerta
to se-AMPH ER (Adderall XR). Both are long-acting ...thms.
Researchers found that treatments with concerta
led to fewer inattentive driving errors and less h...stimulant therapy.”
“The study suggests that concerta
should be the initial treatment of choice for teen...
New Alerts Needed for ADHD drugs
...blems such as aggression and mania.
Bro was not able to confirm whether other ADHD drugs -- Eli Lilly and Co.'s Strattera and Johnson & Johnson's concerta
were also ordered to carry the warnings.
Strattera already includes a warning about suicidal thoughts, while Shire Plc's Adderall already carries...
Concerta, Drug Used in ADHD Treatment Less Likely To Result In Abuse
...t of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be associated with less abuse, when compared to other stimulant drugs//. Therapeutic doses of concerta
(methylphenidate) in the form of an oral formulation have not been reported to produce subjective effects that may lead to drug abuse. The results of ...