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How effective is Tenex for Tourette syndrome (Gilles de la Tourette syndrome)?
Overall ratings: 2.4/5
Long term ratings: 2.5/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Tenex (guanfacine hydrochloride) is for Tourette syndrome. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 8 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Tenex
Tenex (latest outcomes from 1,112 users) has active ingredients of guanfacine hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Tourette syndrome (a neurological disorder characterized by repetitive, stereotyped, involuntary movements and vocalizations called tics) (latest reports from 2,705 patients) can be treated by Tenex, Orap, Abilify, Clonidine Hydrochloride.
On Oct, 1, 2014: 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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