Autism Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

duloxetine Duloxetine

Duloxetine is a selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor antidepressant (SSNRI). Duloxetine affects chemicals in the brain that may become u...learn more »

atomoxetine Atomoxetine

Atomoxetine affects chemicals in the brain and nerves that contribute to hyperactivity and impulse control...learn more »

aripiprazole Aripiprazole

Aripiprazole is an antipsychotic medication. It works by changing the actions of chemicals in the brain...learn more »

escitalopram Escitalopram

Escitalopram is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Escitalopram affects chemicals in the brain tha...learn more »

dexmethylphenidate Dexmethylphenidate

Dexmethylphenidate is a mild stimulant to the central nervous system (brain and nerves)...learn more »

amphetamine and dextroamphetamine Amphetamine And Dextroamphetamine

Amphetamine and dextroamphetamine are central nervous system stimulants that affect chemicals in the brain and nerves that contribute to hyperactivity and im...learn more »

venlafaxine Venlafaxine

Venlafaxine is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SSNRIs). Venlafaxine affects chemical...learn more »

risperidone (oral) Risperidone (oral)

Risperidone is an antipsychotic medication. It works by changing the effects of chemicals in the brain...learn more »

sertraline Sertraline

Sertraline is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Sertraline affects chemicals in the brain that ma...learn more »

clomipramine Clomipramine

Clomipramine is a tricyclic antidepressant. It affects chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced...learn more »

dextroamphetamine Dextroamphetamine

Dextroamphetamine is a central nervous system stimulant. It affects chemicals in the brain and nerves that contribute to hyperactivity and impulse control./...learn more »

buspirone Buspirone

Buspirone is an anti-anxiety medicine that affects chemicals in your brain that may become unbalanced and cause anxiety...learn more »

bupropion (oral) Bupropion (oral)

Bupropion is an antidepressant medication used to treat major depressive disorder and seasonal affective disorder. The Zyban brand of bupropion is use...learn more »

clonidine (oral) Clonidine (oral)

Clonidine lowers blood pressure by decreasing the levels of certain chemicals in your blood. This allows your blood vessels to relax and your heart to beat m...learn more »





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