[Home ] [Archive]   [ فارسی ]  
:: Main :: About :: Current Issue :: Archive :: Search :: Submit :: Contact ::
:: Volume 3, Issue 39 (10-2011) ::
JMP 2011, 3(39): 1-6 Back to browse issues page
Herbal Medicine in the Treatment of Attention-deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
R Hajiaghaee1, S Akhondzadeh 2
1- 1- Department of Pharmacognosy and Pharmaceutics, Institute of Medicinal Plants, ACECR
2- Psychiatric Research Center, Roozbeh Psychiatric Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences , s.akhond@neda.net
Abstract:   (2493 Views)
Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a commonly diagnosed childhood disorder that affects approximately 3 to 7% of children. As a result, ADHD is one of the most common presenting problems among children referred to mental health professionals. Pharmacotherapy is the most commonly recommended intervention for ADHD and it has been shown to be the optimal treatment option in cases where no other comorbid conditions are present. Herbal medicine is widely used by families of children with ADHD. This review focused on herbal medicine in the treatment of ADHD.
Keywords: Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Children, Herbal Medicine
Full-Text [PDF 55 kb]   (1245 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Research | Subject: Psychiatry
Received: 2014/10/12 | Accepted: 2014/10/12 | Published: 2014/10/12
Send email to the article author

Add your comments about this article
Your username or Email:


XML     Print

Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Hajiaghaee R, Akhondzadeh S. Herbal Medicine in the Treatment of Attention-deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. JMP. 2011; 3 (39) :1-6
URL: http://jmp.ir/article-1-194-en.html

Volume 3, Issue 39 (10-2011) Back to browse issues page
فصلنامه علمی پژوهشی گیاهان دارویی Journal of Medicinal Plants
Persian site map - English site map - Created in 0.05 seconds with 32 queries by YEKTAWEB 3937