Stronger warnings about using the stimulant Cylert (pemoline) for ADHD

    You'll see stronger warnings about using the stimulant Cylert (pemoline) for ADHD...because of the risk of hepatotoxicity.

    A new boxed warning in the package insert describes reports of acute liver failure...some resulting in death or a liver transplant.

    Now some physicians aren't refilling Cylert scripts until they check liver function tests. But this might not be good enough.

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