8 weeks of home based use. for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Department of Kinesiology, East Lansing, MIAttention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)8 weeks of home based use. - Device
8 - 17
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will test how well the Apollo System works in reducing symptoms related to ADHD.

Eligible Conditions
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

3 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Prior to and following the 8 week study protocol period.

Week 8
Change in ADHD symptomatology as assessed using the ADHD-5 Rating Scale
Effect Size for Change in Behavioral Index of Interference Control
Effect Size for Change in Behavioral Index of Response Inhibition

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Commercial Apollo System Device
1 of 2
Sham Apollo System Device
1 of 2

Experimental Treatment

Non-Treatment Group

100 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: 8 weeks of home based use. · Has Placebo Group · N/A

Commercial Apollo System Device
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: 8 weeks of home based use. · Intervention Types: Device
Sham Apollo System Device
ShamComparator Group · 1 Intervention: 8 weeks of home based use. · Intervention Types: Device

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: prior to and following the 8 week study protocol period.

Who is running the clinical trial?

Michigan State UniversityLead Sponsor
168 Previous Clinical Trials
598,232 Total Patients Enrolled
The Board of MedicineUNKNOWN
2 Previous Clinical Trials
500 Total Patients Enrolled
Matthew B Pontifex, PhD.Principal InvestigatorMichigan State University

Eligibility Criteria

Age 8 - 17 · All Participants · 5 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You need to have normal vision or wear correction glasses or lenses to complete the thinking task.
You have been diagnosed with or suspected to have ADHD.

Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
New York23.1%
How old are they?
18 - 6590.9%
< 189.1%
What site did they apply to?
Department of Kinesiology100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria42.9%
Did not meet criteria57.1%
Why did patients apply to this trial?
  • "We have tried 3 different medications (adderall, vyvanse and Ritalin) and aren’t seeing the results we have hoped for."
  • "I am currently on adderall and want to get off of it but because I have ADHD it's been extremely hard. Ive also been diagnosed with anxiety and depression."
How many prior treatments have patients received?
What questions have other patients asked about this trial?
  • "What side effects are there? Does having a diagnosis of ASD effect results?"

Frequently Asked Questions

Are enrollees currently being accepted for this medical trial?

"Affirmative. According to the information uploaded on clinicaltrials.gov, this medical experiment, which was initially advertised on March 18th 2022, is presently enrolling patients. The research team needs to recruit 100 people from a single location." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Is there an opportunity to participate in this medical experiment?

"This medical study is seeking one-hundred candidates between the ages of 8 and 17 that have been diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). In order to qualify, participants must meet the following criteria: they should be aged at least eight years old and younger than eighteen; have experienced minimal symptom improvement or relief while on a single treatment plan for over twelve months; tried two or more different therapeutic methods without reaching their desired outcome; still in possession of symptoms despite taking medication; endure unwanted side effects due to pharmacological therapy. Moreover, enrollees are required to possess normal vision or corrected visual acuity necessary for completing cognitive tasks" - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Does this research have an age-restriction, and if so, what is it?

"This clinical trial only allows participants between the ages of 8 and 17, in line with its pre-set inclusion standards." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

To what extent has recruitment for this clinical trial been successful?

"Confirmed. Clinicaltrials.gov has evidence that this medical experiment is actively enrolling patients, which began posting on March 18th 2022 and was most recently updated on the 24th of March. There are 100 participants required in total from a single site." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.