How to use Ritalin in a sentence
Ritalin reduces hyperactivity and impulsiveness and increases the attention span.
Prescription Drugs - Painkillers like Vicodin and OxyContin, and ADHD drugs like Ritalin and Adderall are commonly abused.
Stimulant drugs include Ritalin and Dexedrine.
Children with ADHD may be prescribed Ritalin, a stimulant drug that appears to have the opposite effect on younger patients than in adolescents and adults.
Clonidine used in conjunction with such stimulants as Ritalin may be useful for treating people with Tourette syndrome who also have symptoms of ADD.Advertisement
Several studies have shown methylphenidate (Ritalin) to be a useful drug for both ADHD and CD in some children.
The generic name for the drug Ritalin, the most commonly prescribed medication for treating children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Clonidine (Catapres), an antihypertensive medication, has also been used to control aggression and hyperactivity in some AD/HD children, although it should not be used in combination with Ritalin.
Although they can have some unpleasant side effects, Ritalin, Concerta, and other similar drugs remain an important part of managing ADHD in children.
A clinical trial of the drug, methylphenidate (Ritalin), was conducted with 33 boys with autism spectrum disorder between the ages of 5 and 13.Advertisement