ADHD drugs don't affect children's growth, study finds

06/21/2010 | Reuters

A study found that neither attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder nor prescription drugs used to treat the condition have a long-term effect on children's height or weight. One expert said stimulants may have a temporary effect on delaying growth when treatment is first started, but this research shows the effect is erased over time.

View Full Article in:

Reuters

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Compliance and Ethics Director
Sysmex America, Inc.
Lincolnshire, IL
Director, Site Quality Management
CareFusion
Palm Springs, CA
Compliance Officer-Medical Products
W. L. Gore
Flagstaff, AZ
Project Manager RA - 15000003MD
Abbott
Santa Clara, CA
Director, Site Quality Management
CareFusion
Minneapolis, MN