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  • Suite 1, Level 1, Medical Centre, SJOG Hospital

MANAGEMENT

Behavioural, educational, and psychological therapies – first line especially for pre-school children

Medications – reserved for children aged 6 years and above, with severe symptoms and comorbid conditions, preferentially after a trial of behavioural therapies. Two broad categories of medications are Stimulant and Non-stimulant

Combined – better outcome than only medication approach

  • Other strategies
    • Fish oil and magnesium supplements
    • Moderation of sugar intake
    • Preservative and addictive free food
    • Ensuring good quality and quantity of sleep
    • Regular physical activity and sports
    • Moderation of screen time