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Medical News Today: What are the side effects and risks of Ritalin?

14:00 EDT 30 May 2019 | Medical News Today

Ritalin (methylphenidate) is a stimulant medication for the treatment of ADHD and narcolepsy. Ritalin can cause side effects and has the potential for misuse and addiction. Researchers are investigating the long-term safety and effectiveness of this drug in children and adolescents. Learn more here.

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