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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Treatment of Overweight Induced by Antipsychotic Medication in Young People with ASD

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Anagnostou, Evdokia

Description

Description

RCT of metformin to decrease weight gain associated with atypical antipsychotic medication in children with ASD.

Funder

Funder

Health Resources and Services Administration

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

468376

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2012-2015

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 4LA. Complete at least three randomized controlled trials on medications targeting core symptoms in people with ASD of all ages by 2014. IACC Recommended Budget: $22,200,000 over 5 years.

Project Link

Project Link

No link available.

Institution

Institution

Holland Bloorview Rehabilitation Hospital

State/Country

State/Country

Canada

Project Number

Project Number

UA3 MC 11054

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Federal

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

Treatment of Overweight Induced by Antipsychotic Medication in Young People with ASD | 0 | 2015 | UA3 MC 11054
Treatment of Overweight Induced by Antipsychotic Medication in Young People with ASD | 273544 | 2014 | UA3 MC 11054

 
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