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What is ritalin?

Ritalin 5 mg Tab
Drug Name: METHYLPHENIDATE-ORAL
Other Brand Names: Ritalin
Uses: Methylphenidate is used to treat attention disorders (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD) as part of a total treatment plan including psychological, educational and social measures. This medication is also used to treat patients with narcolepsy (a disorder of sleep regulation). When this medication is used to treat ADHD, patients may find they have increased attention, decreased impulsiveness, and decreased hyperactivity (see also Notes section). This medication is a mild stimulant that works by affecting the levels of chemicals (neurotransmitters) in the nervous system. This medication should not be used to treat simple fatigue symptoms.
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And the Dr said I have Executive Functioning Issues. I have yet to wrap my head around what...
I abused Ritalin snorting about 50 to 60 20mg pills over a 12 hour period, then the next da...
Hello, I'm new here and I was hoping to get some help for a weird case of insomnia. Anyw...
I am a 30 year old who started taking ritalin and concerta (36mg - 72mg) on a regular basis...
I have been taking Ritalin for around 6 weeks now and over the last 2 weeks or so I have ha...
I have symmetrical pain and inflammation in my hands, knees and feet. My lower back feel li...
I have used concerta and often 10 mg of ritalin in the am for last 6 years, My BP has been...
I tried to post this question of mine under my initial post about Ritalin abuse as a commen...
I'm perscribed ritalin for my job so I can focus. Several months have gone by and now I'm ...
Ive been diagnosed late with ADHD. i was 18. Before that i was extremely hyper, inattentive...
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by Hdupreez, Dec 27, 2011
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by Hdupreez, Dec 21, 2011
Starting Ritalin
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by lroads, Sep 05, 2011
have run out of my ritalin (it seems i am never prescribed the right amount). so my b...
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