Long-acting methylphenidate-OROS in youths with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder suboptimally controlled with immediate-release methylphenidate: a study of cost effectiveness in The Netherlands.
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Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most common mental health disorder
in youths. Stimulants are the drugs of first choice in the treatment of ADHD. It has
been suggested that full costs associated with the treatment of ADHD may be reduced
by once-daily administration regimens of stimulants.
Groningen University Institute for Drug Exploration, University of Groningen, Department
of Social Pharmacy, Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacotherapy, Groningen, The Netherlands.