Commonly Asked Questions About Methylphenidate

Methylphenidate is a stimulant used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and narcolepsy. It is sold under the common trade names Ritalin, Metadate and Methylin. When used recreationally, methylphenidate can become addictive and lead to dependence and withdrawal. To learn more about methylphenidate, click on the links below.

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