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Stimulants

Adderall, dextroamphetamine, Lisdexamfetamine, methylphenidate (ritalin), dexmethylphenidate

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Stimulants MOA

not well described, sympathomimetics, increase in NE and DA in brain by blocking reuptake

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Stimulants warnings

CV sudden death, MI, psychosis, growth suppression, peripheral vasculopathy

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Stimulant contraindications

MAOI, anxiety and agitation

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Stimulants ADR

insomnia, decreased appetite, Weight los, HTN, arrhythmia, anxiety, panic, agitation

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Atomoxetine

Selective NE reuptake inhibitor

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Atomoxetine warnings

suicide, CV events, increased BP and HR, liver injury, psychosis, urinary retention

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Atomoxetine ADR

Peds: NV, decreased appetite, fatigue, somnolence
Adult: constipation, dry mouth, nausea, fatigue, decreased appetite, insomnia, erectile dysfunction, urinary hesitation/retention, dysuria, dysmenorrhea, flushing

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Atomoxetine interactions

2d6 inhibitors, MAOIs, albuterol

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anitdepressants

bupropion, desipramine

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Antihypertensives

Guanfacine, Clonidine

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First line for peds

CBT, stimulants

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Second line peds

atomoxetine

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Third line peds

alpha agonists, antidepressants

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Adults first line

stimulants

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adults second line

antidepressants