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Claims for Patent: 5,658,590

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Claims for Patent: 5,658,590

Title: Treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
Abstract:Tomoxetine, a norepinephrine uptake inhibitor, is used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
Inventor(s): Heiligenstein; John H. (Indianapolis, IN), Tollefson; Gary D. (Indianapolis, IN)
Assignee: Eli Lilly and Company (Indianapolis, IN)
Application Number:08/371,341
Patent Claims: 1. A method of treating attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder comprising administering to a patient in need of such treatment an effective amount of tomoxetine.

2. A method of claim 1 wherein the predominantly inattentive type of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is treated.

3. A method of claim 1 wherein the predominantly hyperactive-impulsive type of attention-deficit/hyperactive disorder is treated.

4. A method of claim 1 wherein the combined type of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is treated.

5. A method of claim 1 wherein the patient is an adult.

6. A method of claim 5 wherein the predominantly inattentive type of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is treated.

7. A method of claim 5 wherein the predominantly hyperactive-impulsive type of attention-deficit/hyperactive disorder is treated.

8. A method of claim 5 wherein the combined type of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is treated.

9. A method of claim 1 wherein the patient is an adolescent.

10. A method of claim 9 wherein the predominantly inattentive type of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is treated.

11. A method of claim 9 wherein the predominantly hyperactive-impulsive type of attention-deficit/hyperactive disorder is treated.

12. A method of claim 9, wherein the combined type of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is treated.

13. A method of claim 1 wherein the patient is a child.

14. A method of claim 13 wherein the predominantly inattentive type of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is treated.

15. A method of claim 13 wherein the predominantly hyperactive-impulsive type of attention-deficit/hyperactive disorder is treated.

16. A method of claim 13 wherein the combined type of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is treated.
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