Medications for Autism Spectrum Disorder: Types, Uses & Side Effects


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Risperidone is a type of _____ used to manage autism spectrum disorder.

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. For people with autism spectrum disorder, what would a medication like carbamezapine be used to help manage?


Fluoxetine is an SSRI used to help manage some issues associated with autism spectrum disorder. While it does have its benefits, what are some possible drawbacks (and those of other SSRIs in general)?

I. Nausea

II. Thoughts of suicide

III. Problems sleeping

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account