Search Login Register

Pervasive Child Development Disorders Summary

Description: Severe distortions in the development of many basic psychological functions that are not normal for any stage in development. These distortions are manifested in sustained social impairment, speech abnormalities, and peculiar motor movements.

Also Known As: Child Development Disorders, Pervasive; Autism Spectrum Disorders; Autism Spectrum Disorder; Development Disorder, Pervasive; Development Disorders, Pervasive Show All >>

Networked: 1567 relevant articles (49 outcomes, 282 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Pervasive Child Development Disorders

Efficacy Chart >>
Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Oxytocin (Pitocin) : 4 outcomes 11 studies in 53 results : FDA 7 Generic
  2. Melatonin : 4 outcomes 7 studies in 31 results : IBA
  3. Risperidone (Risperdal Consta) : 3 outcomes 12 studies in 26 results : FDA 35 Generic
  4. Secretin : 3 outcomes 1 study in 9 results : FDA 2
  5. Carbon Monoxide : 2 outcomes 17 studies in 159 results : IBA
  6. Serotonin (5 Hydroxytryptamine) : 2 outcomes 9 studies in 41 results : IBA
  7. Succimer (Dimercaptosuccinic Acid) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 2 results : FDA 2
  8. Neuropeptides : 2 outcomes 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  9. Bumetanide (Bumex) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 2 results : FDA 10 Generic
  10. Vitamins : 2 outcomes in 6 results : IBA
Show All >>

Diseases Related to Pervasive Child Development Disorders

  1. Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders (Insomnia)
  2. Autistic Disorder (Autism)
  3. Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)
  4. Schizophrenia (Dementia Praecox)
  5. Mental Retardation (Idiocy)
Show All >>

Key Therapies for Pervasive Child Development Disorders

Efficacy Chart >>
  1. Music Therapy : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 13 results
  2. Complementary Therapies (Alternative Medicine) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 13 results
  3. Therapeutics : 1 outcome 2 studies in 14 results
  4. Individualized Medicine : 1 outcome in 1 result
  5. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 1 outcome in 1 result
Show All >>

CureHunter Inc. provides medical information and specifically does NOT provide medical advice.
© Copyright 2003-2016 CureHunter Inc., MeSH copyright NLM, Journal Articles copyright original owners.