Tag: adhd stimulants

Antidepressants, Antipsychotics, and Benzos All Increase Suicide Attempts in New Study

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In a study of people with borderline personality disorder, only ADHD stimulants were associated with a decrease in suicide.

Stimulants Donā€™t Improve Academic Performance in Kids with ADHD

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ā€œEfforts to improve learning in children with ADHD should focus on obtaining effective academic instruction rather than stimulant medication.ā€

Risk of Depression Spikes When Kids Take Ritalin

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Risk of depression increased when children were taking methylphenidate for ADHD, but once they stopped taking the drug, depression risk dropped to normal levels.