Will my child need medications?

It is important to know that there are currently no medications that are known to directly ameliorate the direct symptoms of Autism. The FDA has approved some medications to assist in the reducing the more serious associated behaviors of Autism. Risperidone is one such medication. Risperidone is often used to target agitation associated with autism. Additionally sometimes medications used to treat ADHD are used to improve concentration and reduce excessive motor activity i