Assessment of Cardiovascular Risks due to Methylphenidate in Six Months of Treatment in Children with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder


Ari M. E. , Cetin I. I. , Ekici F., Kocabas A., Eminoglu S., Guney E. , ...More

KLINIK PSIKOFARMAKOLOJI BULTENI-BULLETIN OF CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.24, no.3, pp.248-252, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.5455/bcp.20140702010106
  • Title of Journal : KLINIK PSIKOFARMAKOLOJI BULTENI-BULLETIN OF CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.248-252

Abstract

Objectives: Cardiovascular adverse effects can be seen rarely in patients receiving methylphenidate for attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). In this study, we planned to investigate the effects of methylphenidate on the cardiovascular system in ADHD patients.