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Drug treatment for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and suicidal behaviour: register based study

BMJ 2014; 348 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.g3769 (Published 18 June 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;348:g3769

Re: Drug treatment for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and suicidal behaviour: register based study

Psychotropics in children and adolescents is bad practice. It interferes with the normal development of sensitive, developing nervous systems, and invites iatrogenic conditions. Let’s rethink this practice, and make it a rare last resort.

Competing interests: No competing interests

24 June 2014
Hugh Mann
Physician
Retired
Eagle Rock, MO, USA