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Methylphenidate

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Methylphenidate, sold under various trade names, Ritalin being one of the most commonly .... There have been very rare reports of suicidal ideation, but evidence does not support a link. ..... ADHD ...

How Ritalin Works in ADHD - WebMD

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Jul 12, 2001 ... It's because the children's brains have too many molecules that suck up dopamine before it does its thing. Ritalin gums up these molecules, ...

Brain Chemical Transporters Solving the Ritalin Paradox ...

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Nov 14, 2012 ... How does dopamine work? During pleasurable experiences, it is released into the synapse, the space between communicating brain cells.

Ritalin: The Most Common Medication for ADHD

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How does it work? Exactly how methyphenidate works is still not understood. Most experts agree that it affects the midbrain, the part of the brain that controls ...

DrugFacts: Stimulant ADHD Medications: Methylphenidate and ...

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... and methylphenidate (e.g., Ritalin and Concerta) are often prescribed to treat ... All stimulants work by increasing dopamine levels in the brain—dopamine is a ...

Ritalin (methylphenidate) - NetDoctor

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May 23, 2013 ... How does it work? Ritalin tablets contain the active ingredient methylphenidate hydrochloride, which is a type of medicine called a stimulant.

How Ritalin Works in the Brain: With a One-Two Dopamine Punch ...

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Mar 9, 2010 ... Now scientists have found how Ritalin, a drug normally prescribed for .... my work and the money doesn&#39t hurt) I am wondering if Ritalin will ...

Methylphenidate works by increasing dopamine levels - NCBI

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Feb 3, 2001 ... Previous research in animals and people had shown that methylphenidate ( Ritalin) increases dopamine levels, but the studies involved ...

Adderall, Ritalin, Vyvanse: Do smart pills work if you don't have ...

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Mar 27, 2013 ... The drug itself, however, does not draw the same bright line. And neither do a growing number of high-achieving, non-ADHD users who see it ...

ADHD Drug May Spur Brain Changes, Study Suggests - Live Science

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May 15, 2013 ... ... and drugs like Ritalin work by increasing levels of dopamine, which ... to explore whether this increase in dopamine transporters does in fact ...

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What Makes Ritalin Work? | Psych Central

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Oct 30, 2015 ... It's pretty common knowledge that Ritalin—a prescription drug with the ... Retrieved on July 28, 2016, from http://psychcentral.com/lib/what-makes-ritalin- work/ ... Psych Central does not provide medical, mental illness, ...

How Ritalin Works In Brain To Boost Cognition, Focus Attention ...

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Jun 25, 2008 ... Stimulant medications such as Ritalin have been prescribed for decades ... we know remarkably little about how these drugs work, especially at ...

Ritalin Reviews & Ratings at Drugs.com

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I am not sure I will take it all the time but it does give me energy and new ... After trying several medications, Ritalin is the only one that continues to work for me." ...