Sleep and Nocturnal Melatonin in Adults With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) (ADHD)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01329510|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 6, 2011
Last Update Posted : April 6, 2011
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder||Device: One-night polysomnographic recordings||Not Applicable|
Previous studies in children with Attention Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) have described the effect of stimulants on sleep patterns. However the data on adults with ADHD is sparse.
The aim of this study is to investigate the effects of methylphenidate on sleep in adults with ADHD using polysomnographic parameters.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||19 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||The Effects of Methylphenidate on Sleep Patterns in Adults With ADHD: An Open Label Polysomnographic Study|
|Study Start Date :||August 2005|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2006|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||May 2007|
Device: One-night polysomnographic recordings
One-night polysomnographic recordings before and during methylphenidate treatment.
- polysomnographic parameters [ Time Frame: one- night (day 1) ]
- sleep questionnaire [ Time Frame: one week ]mini sleep questionnaire
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01329510
|Assaf Harofeh Medical Center|
|Zrifin, Israel, 70300|
|Study Director:||Michael Khaigrekht, MD||Memory, Attention And Learning Disabilities Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center|
|Study Director:||Ran Shorer, M.A.||Memory, Attention And Learning Disabilities Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center|
|Study Director:||Martin Rabey, MD||Neurology Department , Assaf Harofeh Medical Center|
|Principal Investigator:||Itzhak Shpirer, MD||Sleep And Snoring Clinic, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center|
|Study Director:||Shoky Shavit, M.A||Memory, Attention And Learning Disabilities Clinic, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center|