Hypothetical patient portrayal.
She He has depression and/or anxiety,
But her his ADHD wasn’t revealed until
You took adeeper look
Her His inattention and impulsiveness persisted, despite treatment, so you kept looking. Approximately 10% of patients with clinical depression or anxiety may also have ADHD.*†1
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Diagnosis should be based on a complete history and evaluation of the patient. Medication may not be appropriate for all patients.
Reference: 1. Kessler RC, Adler L, Barkley R, et al. The prevalence and correlates of adult ADHD in the United States: results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication. Am J Psychiatry. 2006;163(4):716-723.