The First ADHD Device Approved by FDA Uses Electricity to Treat the Brain

Kids who once relied on traditional ADHD medications like Adderall and Ritalin now have a new option at their disposal that looks nothing like a pill. This new device is a pocket-sized electric pulse machine that delivers an almost imperceptible tingling sensation to the head. On Friday, it became the first ever FDA-approved medical device to treat ADHD in children, even though it’s not clear exactly how it works.

The $900 prescription-only device, called Monarch eTNS, is manufactured by

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