ADHD

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

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The condition ADHD is also known as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, ADD, attention deficit disorder and hyperkinetic syndrome.

The list also includes links to brands of medicine that may be used to treat adhd, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets, if available.

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08 Dec 2016 Ritalin LA Capsules is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient methylphenidate hydrochloride. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Ritalin LA Capsules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
02 Nov 2016 Vyvanse Capsules is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Vyvanse Capsules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
12 Oct 2016 Find out about APO-Atomoxetine Capsules. Plus information and tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
12 Oct 2016 Concerta Extended-Release Tablets is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient methylphenidate hydrochloride. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Concerta Extended-Release Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
22 Jan 2015 Strattera Capsules is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient atomoxetine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Strattera Capsules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
12 Dec 2014 Dexamphetamine Tablets (Sigma) is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient dexamphetamine sulfate. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Dexamphetamine Tablets (Sigma) by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
12 Dec 2014 Ritalin Tablets is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient methylphenidate hydrochloride. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Ritalin Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
30 Sep 2014 Children and adolescents are known to be more vulnerable to antipsychotic-associated adverse effects such as obesity. With the use of these medicines on the rise, being familiar with monitoring and managing adverse effects in this population is vital.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
11 Mar 2014 Examines media reports on the role of health assessments, if we are treating back pain appropriately and the risk of ADHD from paracetamol.
(Consumer publication)
16 Oct 2013 Atomoxetine (Strattera) is a medicine used to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Atomoxetine is known to cause mood changes, which in a very small number of people may lead to thoughts of harming themselves and potentially an increased risk of suicide.