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Medicated Children

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Kaitlyn Brooks

on 17 October 2013

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Transcript of Medicated Children

Medicated Children
Definition
An agent, such as a drug, used to treat disease or injury.
The science of diagnosing, treating, or preventing disease and other damage to the body or mind.
Different Types/Functions
Amphetamine Stimulants
Methylphenidate Stimulants
Non-stimulants
Antidepressants
Blood Pressure Medicines
Anti psychotics
Facts/Studies
2004-tripled rates
increased/decreased dosages
Body changes
Tolerance
Ritalin
Methylphenidate Stimulant
Intermediate acting
4-8 hrs
Adderall
Amphetamine Stimulant
Short- acting
4-6 hour lengths
Narcolepsy
Unofficial treatments

Intuniv (Guanfacine)
Non-stimulant
long-acting
24 hrs
Reasons
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Bipolar
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Shy
Too outgoing
Boost scores
Complications
Cardiovascular complications
Seizures
Cardiovascular failure
Psychotic episodes
Psychological addiction
Paranoia
Side Effects
Loss of appetite
Weight loss
Sleep problems
Irritability
Tics
Side Effects
Some loss of appetite & weight loss.
Sleep problems
Irritability
Tics
Feeling of depression
Complications
Cardiovascular problems
stroke
Related issues to weight loss
Alcohol poisoning
Mental issues
growth
Complications
Cardiovascular problems
Depression
Side Effects
Headache
Fatigue
Abdominal pain
blurred vision
Confusion
Dizziness
Sweating
Wellbutrin
Antidepressant
Norepinephrine-dopamine reputake inhibtor
Short acting
4-5 hours
Side Effects
Sleep problems
Headaches
May increase risk of seizures
Sore throat
Dizziness
Nausea/vomiting
Decreased appetite
Complications
Weight loss
Mood changes
Cardiovascular problems
In the News
Carolyn Riley
Duff Wilson's article
Pamela Paul's article
Ethics
Good
Help child
Bad
cause a lot of problems
against morals/beliefs
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