Halpern prescribes the medi-meth for patients who get recurrent urinary-tract infections—a side effect from Adderall or Ritalin.
"Smart drugs" like Adderall and Ritalin are wildly popular on college campuses, particularly in the United States.
I am thankful for Adderall, Ritalin, Focalin et al, because a medicated child is a happy child.
proprietary name (Ciba Ltd., originally in Switzerland) for drug methylphenidate hydrochloride, copyrighted 1948, years before the drug itself was marketed.
Ritalin Rit·a·lin (rĭt'l-ĭn)
A trademark used for the stimulant, methylphenidate.