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By Will Dunham Mon Aug 6, 4:01 PM ET
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two studies published on Monday showed the importance of a brain chemical in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, with researchers saying it might help explain why people with ADHD often are substance abusers.
Researchers at the U.S. National Institutes of Health focused on the role of dopamine, a chemical messenger in the brain involved in governing movement, emotional response and the ability to feel pleasure and pain.
Originally posted by AceWombat04
Have there been any large scale studies with respect to the efficacy of NDRIs on ADHD sufferers? What about dopamine (or dopamine precursor) supplementation? This is very interesting.