The drug manufacturer Eli Lilly is admitting today that their drug Strattera prescribed to treat ADHD and hyperactivity causes children to have suicidal thoughts. This is after the FDA requested that Eli Lilly provide the data that they apparently had not disclosed showing the link between suicide and this ADHD drug. After reviewing this information the FDA seems to have requested that Strattera carry a warning on it’s label.
'ADHD and Hyperactivity Drugs' Category
Drugs like Strattera and Ritalin are often used to treat children who seem to be unmanageable. These drugs are also said to cause terrible side effects in children.