TABLE 1

Medication Use by Age (N = 2,843)

Age group (n)Any medication, n (%)2 medications, n (%)≥3 medications, n (%)Stimulant, n (%)α-agonist, n (%)SSRI, n (%)Atypical antipsychotic, n (%)
<3 y (367)2 (1)001100
3–5 y (1147)119 (10)23 (2)10 (1)39 (3)54 (4)17 (1.4)46 (4)
6–11 y (951)422 (44)119 (13)60 (6)247 (26)111 (12)136 (14)129 (14)
12–17 y (276)176 (64)55 (20)31 (11)92 (33)39 (14)88 (32)64 (23)
Total760 (27)208 (7)130 (5)379 (13)205 (7)241 (8)239 (8)