People taking ADHD medications should closely monitor their heart health, study suggests

 ADHD in the News 2023-11-30

CNN — Long-term use of ADHD medications can raise the risk of cardiovascular disease in both children and adults, according to a study published Wednesday in JAMA Psychiatry. Experts say that the benefits of treatment still outweigh the risks for many, but heart heath should be carefully considered and monitored when making individual decisions.