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www.webmd.com/add-adhd/childhood-adhd/news/20010712/how-ritalin-works-in-adhd

Jul 12, 2001 ... ... concentrates on a task, the part of the brain that is working becomes highly active. ... "The more we understand [about how Ritalin works] the more confidence ... He suggests the drug be reserved only for children who do not ...

www.healthline.com/health/adhd/adderall-vs-ritalin

Both Adderall and Ritalin are central nervous system (CNS) ... Adderall stays active in your body longer than Ritalin does.

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/06/080624115956.htm

Jun 25, 2008 ... Stimulant medications such as Ritalin have been prescribed for ... What's now starting to catch up is knowledge of what these drugs actually do in the brain. ... that translates into better cognition, attention and working memory.

psychcentral.com/lib/what-makes-ritalin-work

It's pretty common knowledge that Ritalin—a prescription drug with the ... Retrieved on October 19, 2017, from https://psychcentral.com/lib/what-makes- ritalin-work/ ... Psych Central does not provide medical, mental illness, or psychological ...

www.netdoctor.co.uk/medicines/adhd/a7484/ritalin-methylphenidate

May 24, 2013 ... How does it work? Ritalin tablets contain the active ingredient methylphenidate hydrochloride, which is a type of medicine called a stimulant.

prescription-drug.addictionblog.org/how-does-ritalin-work

Apr 25, 2012 ... Ritalin works by affecting the brain, causing a stimulant effect. Ritalin can make you more alert, but it can also cause seizures, heart palpitations ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1119521

Feb 3, 2001 ... ... had shown that methylphenidate (Ritalin) increases dopamine levels, ... The drug increases dopamine levels—as do many addictive drugs, ...

www.drugs.com/comments/methylphenidate/ritalin.html

Reviews and ratings for ritalin. 100 reviews submitted with ... This did help me feel motivated and get work done, I just wish I didn't experience these side effects ." ...

blogs.discovermagazine.com/80beats/2010/03/09/how-ritalin-works-in-the-brain-with-a-one-two-dopamine-punch

Mar 9, 2010 ... Now scientists have found how Ritalin, a drug normally prescribed for ... block the dopamine D1 receptors in the rats' brains, they found Ritalin did not ... work and the money doesn&#39t hurt) I am wondering if Ritalin will help ...