Which medications in the drug class Psychiatry Agents, Other are used in the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)?

Updated: Oct 01, 2019
  • Author: Stephen Soreff, MD; Chief Editor: Glen L Xiong, MD  more...
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Psychiatry Agents, Other

Selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors have been shown to be effective in the treatment of ADHD.

Atomoxetine (Strattera)

Atomoxetine elicits selective inhibition of the presynaptic norepinephrine transporter. It is used to improve symptoms of ADHD.


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