einstein (São Paulo). 01/Sep/2014;12(3):310-3.

Attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder: a therapeutic option

Abram Topczewski

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082014ao2925

Objective
To evaluate the use of a therapeutic regimen to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder patients.
Methods
A total of 140 patients initially underwent physical, neurological and laboratory evaluation. Thereafter, treatment was initiated with a compounding product consisting of a tricyclic antidepressant and an anxiolytic.
Results
The response was positive in 71.43% of patients in controlling hyperactivity and improving dispersion and attention deficit.
Conclusion
The therapeutic regimen utilized proved to be an effective therapeutic alternative, especially for patients who do not adapt to psychostimulant drugs.

Attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder: a therapeutic option

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