Stimulant used for a number of purposes, especially treatment of ADD and ADHD. Brand names include Ritalin and Concerta.
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Prescribing information from Novartis for Ritalin and Ritalin SR. [PDF]
Ritalin: Fast Facts
Summarizes the basic effects of methylphenidate (Ritalin) on health and behavior.
Settling Out of Focus: Life without Ritalin
A short essay dealing with the controversial use of this drug for the behavioral management of children. Visual perceptions of ADHD children, critical theoretical approach to understanding how we perceive children on Ritalin.
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