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Table 1 Psychotropic drug treatment (n, %)

From: Linear and non-linear analyses of Conner’s Continuous Performance Test-II discriminate adult patients with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder from patients with mood and anxiety disorders

  ADHD (n = 50)a Clinical controls (n = 49)a
Antidepressants 10 (20 %) 10 (20 %)
Anxiolytics 3 (6 %) 2 (4 %)
Hypnotics 1 (2 %) 2 (4 %)
Antipsychotics 0 (0 %) 2 (4 %)
Lithium 0 (0 %) 2 (4 %)
Mood stabilizers except lithium 0 (0 %) 4 (8 %)
No psychotropic drug treatment 37 (74 %) 32 (65 %)
  1. a Some patients received more than one type of medication, and the total for each group therefore exceeds 100%