How does ADHD medication increase attention and alertness? Why do stimulants and other kinds of medication for ADHD help with impulse control and hyperactivity? Use this infographic to learn how ADHD medication works in the brain.
Mid-sagittal view of the brain illustrating Plitzska et al. multi-stage model of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Red lines indicate noradrenergic pathways and blue lines represent dopaminergic pathways.
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