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2 years ago
PATIENT my son, 13 + yrs old suffer from autism & adhd. use to take risdone 1.5 mg in morning & 1 mg at night. due complaints from school regarding hyperactivity now he is taking lopez 1 mg at night for the past 3 days. we find that he is sleeping late at night with no difference in behavior in school. non-cooperating in school hitting other children
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Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
2 years ago
Lopez is only a sleeping pill and can induce paradoxical reactions in children. He may respond better to a stimulant drug like methylphenidate or a mood stabilizer. Please discuss the same with your psychiatrist.
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