Pervasive development disorder NOS

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What is pervasive development disorder NOS?

Pervasive developmental disorder NOS is characterized by severe and persistent impairment in responding appropriately in social interaction that is associated with either impairment in verbal or nonverbal communication skills, or stereotyped behavior, restricted interests and activities.

Common symptoms reported by people with pervasive development disorder NOS

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with pervasive development disorder NOS

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Bupap)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(BuSpar)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Klonopin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Voltaren Gel)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Lexapro)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ultram)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)

Data from patients with pervasive development disorder NOS, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with pervasive development disorder NOS

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Bupap)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(BuSpar)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Klonopin)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Voltaren Gel)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Lexapro)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ultram)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with pervasive development disorder NOS, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has pervasive development disorder NOS on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 38
20s 35
30s 41
40s 34
50s 24
60s 5
70+ 4
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 54
20-29 years 3
30-39 years 4
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 73
Female 110

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 82
Not Diagnosed 26

These charts show data from pervasive development disorder NOS patients who have completed their condition history
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