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Concerta

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Other Names: Ritalin   Ritalin LA   Metadate   Metadate CD   Ritalin SR

Ritalin SR

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Other Names: Ritalin   Concerta   Ritalin LA   Metadate CD   Methylin ER
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
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Rating: 2 out of 5
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Methylphenidate (Ritalin) is a stimulant drug approved for Therapy of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome and narcolepsy. It may also be prescribed for off-label use in treatment-resistant cases of le... Read more on Wikipedia
Methylphenidate (Ritalin) is a stimulant drug approved for Therapy of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome and narcolepsy. It may also be prescribed for off-label use in treatment-resistant cases of le... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Stephen C
November 2, 2013
Stephen C wrote
Concerta Side Effects
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By jt2013
October 15, 2013
jt2013 wrote
Concerta side effects/ crash
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By concerta two children on 54 and two on 36
September 17, 2013
concerta two children on 54 and two on 36 wrote
Concerta has worked well, although, it has been years and now children are a bit aggressive as bipol
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September 10, 2013
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Concerta, Alcohol, Black out
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What patients are saying about Concerta vs. Ritalin SR

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Concerta). Ritalin SR is rated to work for something like...
My son was on Ritalin SR for a couple of years (until it became difficult to refill due to stock issues, then we switched him to Concerta). Ritalin SR is rated to work for something like 7-8...
switching from Ritalin SR 20mg to Concerta 36mg I'd say...
After switching from Ritalin SR 20mg to Concerta 36mg I'd say my memory has gotten significantly worse, and hasn't improved, I'm...
may have to try something else (Concerta). Its hard enough...
...may have to try something else (Concerta). Its hard enough to ...work. Has anyone tried Concerta? I am interested in ...for ADD but they switched him to Ritalin SR because the Concert...
on Ritalin SR due to switch over to Concerta tomorrow), I'm...
...Do lessons almost a year ago and it's done wonders!! In his class, they do focus drill were the students stand at attention stance and the instructors go around tapping on their shoulders randomly ...
finally made the switch from 20mg of Ritalin SR to Concerta...
First time taking Concerta Well I finally made the switch from 20mg of Ritalin SR to Concerta. My doctor gave my 30 36mg (or are they ...am really afraid that the Concerta will not last as long...
causing some side effects (muscle tension, nervousness,...
Ritalin-SR and a strange, early-evening daily ...Concerta 36mg for a few weeks before switching to Ritalin SR (20mg 2x/day) due to the Concerta causing some side effects (muscle tension, nervousnes...
went from ritalin sr to concerta because the ritalin...
my concerta isn't working. I recently went from ritalin sr to concerta because the ritalin sr was pretty sporadic and didn't ...long. My doctor said the concerta should be a lot smoother...
of Ritalin, I was referring to Ritalin SR, NOT Concerta....
...clarify--if your impression about Concerta is based on something ...Sustained release version of Ritalin, I was referring to Ritalin SR, NOT Concerta. I have never tried Concerta. I have heard...
I was recently switched to Concerta (36 mg per day)...
...switched to Concerta ...I literally 'forget' to eat - no hunger at all and when I do try to eat it's just not appealing. I am currently at a normal weight so it's not like I need to lose any we...
like ritalin does. concerta only works if you take it...
...are on it w/o problems. Concerta is derived from ritalin but ...slow release but so is ritalin sr... the biggest difference between them ...system like ritalin does. concerta only works i...
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