New Research Does Not Find Elevated Risk Of Serious Cardiovascular Events Associated With Use Of ADHD Medications In Young And Middle-aged Adults

New Research Does Not Find Elevated Risk of Serious Cardiovascular Events Associated with Use of ADHD Medications in Young and Middle-aged Adults

In a recently published study, Division researchers found little evidence of increased risk of heart attack, sudden cardiac death or stroke associated with use of medications used primarily used to treat Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). The population-based study included more than…

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Study Finds That Patients Using Statins For The First Time, And Who Used Mail-order Pharmacies, Are More Likely To Have Good Cholesterol Control

Study finds that patients using statins for the first time, and who used mail-order pharmacies, are more likely to have good cholesterol control

Patients at Kaiser Permanente Northern California who got their new statin prescriptions from mail-order pharmacies showed better cholesterol control, in the first three to 15 months after starting therapy, than patients using walk-in pharmacies, according to a Kaiser Permanente Northern…

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