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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Medications and Heart Failure

    Basic Details
    Date Posted
    Medical Product
    Health Outcome(s)
    heart failure or cardiomyopathy

    Modular program-based one-time assessment of heart failure diagnoses following new attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) medication use. The query was run against the Sentinel Distributed Database (SDD) for the time period of January 1, 2000 through March 3, 2016. Modular programs are adaptable standardized programs. Results were generated using the Cohort Identification and Descriptive Analysis (CIDA) tool, click here for more information. Queries were distributed in March 2016. These reports include data from 15 Data Partners.

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    Additional Details
    FDA Center
    Time Period
    2000 - 2016
    Analysis Type
    Population / Cohort
    All individuals
    Data Sources
    Sentinel Distributed Database (SDD)