Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is one of the most frequently diagnosed psychiatric disorders in children and adolescents. This book focuses on preschool-age children and provides the most comprehensive and up-to-date information regarding assessment including diagnostic interview, neuropsychological testing, comorbidity and differential diagnosis, sleep problems, and treatment interventions including psychosocial, pharmacological and complementary and alternative treatments.It is available in 5-mg, 10-mg, 15-mg, and 20-mg dosage strengths. Amphetamines. If a preschooler with ADHD does not respond to MPH, the ... Dextroamphetamine reaches peak levels in 1 to 11a2 hours, has a 4- to 5-hour duration of action, and is usually prescribed two or three times daily. ... Dextroamphetamine is available in long-acting capsule (Dexedrine Spansules) and pro-drug (Vyvanse) forms;anbsp;...
|Title||:||ADHD in Preschool Children|
|Author||:||Jaswinder Ghuman, Hariwinder Ghuman|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press - 2014-01|