Medicines for autism
Many parents of children with autism use medications to treat various symptoms. As of now, there are no medications that cure autism, but there are many that can ease some of the more debilitating symptoms. I have made the list of medication, every parent with an autistic child should be familiar with. Here is a list of the top 20:
Autism and stimulant medication
Stimulant medications are used to decrease hyperactive behavior and improve focus.
Antidepressants and anti anxiety medication for autism
These medications address depression and anxiety.
Antipsychotics for autism
Antipsychotic medications are prescribed to decrease aggressive behaviors.
Mood stabilizers for autism
These medications are prescribed to stabilize mood.
Please read these articles as well.
1. “Traditional Chinese Medicine and Autism“