Tag Archives: ADHD

Supernus Pharma's ADHD treatment meets main goal in two studies

(Reuters) – Supernus Pharmaceuticals Inc on Thursday said its experimental treatment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) met the main goal of reducing disorder symptoms in children in two late-stage studies. The treatment, SPN-812, was being tested on children aged six to 11 years diagnosed with ADHD. The two placebo-controlled studies tested three doses of… Read More »

When starting school, younger children are more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD, study says

Could a child’s birthday put him or her at risk for an ADHD misdiagnosis? The answer appears to be yes, at least among children born in August who start school in states where enrollment is cut off at a Sept. 1 birth date, according to a new study led by Harvard Medical School researchers. The… Read More »