Ritalin LA

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What is Ritalin LA?

Nov03700Ritalin LA 20 mg Cap
Drug Name: METHYLPHENIDATE-ORAL CM
Other Brand Names: Metadate CD, Ritalin LA
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. 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.
Posts on Ritalin LA (99)
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My daughter that is nine years old. She has autism and she is currently on Ritalin la 10mg....
Why would a doctor prescribe a child with ADHD, Ritalin LA , Strattera and Zyprexa?