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Table 4 Patients in group 2 with comorbid conditions and treatments prescribed for these

From: Management of adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in UK primary care: a survey of general practitioners

Comorbid conditions Frequency (n = 8) Treatment prescribed (n = 4)
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder 2 Antidepressants (1)¥/ Unknown by GP (1) *
Mood Disorder 1 Antidepressants (1) ¥
Personality Disorder 1 Methylphenidate (1) Δ
Learning Difficulties 1 No medication ¥
Aspergers 1 Unknown by GP *
Self-harm 1 Antipsychotics (1) Δ
Other – intracranial bleed, facial palsy, hemiplegia 1 Unknown by GP *
  1. ¥- receiving treatment currently, Δ - within last 5 years, * - more than 5 years ago.