Which of the following is not appropriate therapy for a 13-year-old girl with intermittent migraine headaches? a.) Propanolol — 10 mg 3x/day; b.) Cafergot — 1 tablet 2x/day. c.) Rest and analgesics with each headache. d.) Cryproheptadine (Periactin) — 4 mg 3x/day; e.) Biofeedback therapy.
Which of the following is a true statement about the use of haloperdol in the treatment of tic disorders of childhood? a.) May not prevent its evolution into full blown Tourette's syndrome. b.) Alleviates concurrent anxiety and stress by its action as a tranquilizer. c.) Improves the frequently associated attention deficit disorder (hyperactivity). d.) May obviate the need for psychotherapy.