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.
It was perhaps no accident that my family first confronted the “to Ritalin or not to Ritalin” question in 1999.
Scientists are having a hard time showing that Adderall and Ritalin, when used as "smart pills," actually work.
So news producers everywhere, please take your Ritalin or Adderall if necessary.
Ritalin drives dopamine up in hyperactive children, and their activity decreases.
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.