Table 2.

Proportion of Children Using a Psychotropic Agent Without Psychotropic Comedication, Northern Netherlands, 1999

Drug GroupMonotherapy
Stimulants (n = 278)89.6%
Antidepressants (n = 166)84.3%
Antipsychotics (n = 129)68.2%
Lithium (n = 6)66.7%
Clonidine (n = 116)86.2%
Hypnotics/anxiolytics (n = 259)93.4%