A prospective open trial of guanfacine in children with pervasive developmental disorders.
|Title||A prospective open trial of guanfacine in children with pervasive developmental disorders.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2006|
|Authors||Scahill, L, Aman MG, McDougle CJ, McCracken JT, Tierney E, Dziura J, Arnold EL, Posey D, Young C, Shah B, Ghuman J, Ritz L, Vitiello B|
|Journal||Journal of child and adolescent psychopharmacology|
|Date Published||2006 Oct|
|Keywords||Adolescent, Adrenergic alpha-Agonists, Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity, Central Nervous System Stimulants, Child, Child Development Disorders, Pervasive, Child, Preschool, Female, Guanfacine, Humans, Male, Methylphenidate, Personality Assessment, Pilot Projects, Prospective Studies, Treatment Failure, Treatment Outcome|
A common complaint for children with pervasive developmental disorder (PDD) is hyperactivity. The purpose of this pilot study was to gather preliminary information on the efficacy of guanfacine in children with PDD and hyperactivity.
|Alternate Journal||J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol|