How effective is Tenex for Tourette syndrome (Gilles de la Tourette syndrome)?
Summary: 8 Tenex users have rated its effectiveness for Tourette syndrome.
Overall ratings: 2.4/5
Long term ratings: 2.5/5
This is a review of how effective Tenex (guanfacine hydrochloride) is for Tourette syndrome and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Tenex
Tenex has active ingredients of guanfacine hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from 1,117 Tenex users)
Tourette syndrome (a neurological disorder characterized by repetitive, stereotyped, involuntary movements and vocalizations called tics) can be treated by Abilify, Tenex, Orap, Clonidine Hydrochloride. (latest reports from 974 Tourette Syndrome patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 8 people are studied for taking Tenex in Tourette syndrome
Tenex effectiveness for Tourette syndrome (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Tenex for Tourette syndrome * :
|Tourette syndrome||37.50%||62.50% |
Age of people who take Tenex for Tourette syndrome * :
|Tourette syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||37.50%||0.00%||12.50%||0.00%||0.00% |
Who find Tenex more effective for Tourette syndrome?
Gender of people who find Tenex more effective * :
|Tourette syndrome||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who find Tenex more effective * :
|Tourette syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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