ERIC Number: EJ447301
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Pharmacotherapy in the Developmental Disabilities: New Developments.
Aman, Michael G.
Australia and New Zealand Journal of Developmental Disabilities, v17 n2 p183-99 1991
This paper identifies and evaluates emerging developments in the behavioral pharmacotherapy of people with developmental disabilities, including such medications as the opiate antagonists, fenfluramine, beta adrenergic blockers, buspirone, antipsychotics, amantadine hydrochloride, and antilibidinal drugs. The need for more well-designed drug research in this field is noted. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Challenging Behavior.