Miguel Varela and John Rich
Brand Name of drug & generic name of active ingredients
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
It is a mild central nervous system stimulant that activates the brain stem and cortex.
What is it used for?
It is used for Attention Deficit Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder, basically it is used for people that can't focus on anything.
Who shouldn't use it or who needs to be particularly cautious about use?
Persons with anxiety, have a hypersensitivity to the drug, patients with glaucoma, motor tics, family history of Tourette's syndrome, and persons taking a monoamine oxidase inhibitor ( antidepressants ).
Those who are at risk of heart conditions should not take
Those under the age of six should not take
Nervousness, agitation, anxiety, insomnia, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, palpitations, headache, increased heart rate, increased blood pressure, and psychosis.
The symptoms regarding heart health and mental health are the most noteworthy
Being a stimulant, Ritalin, will cause serious heart problems in large doses
As noted before those taking antidepressants should not take Ritalin
Straterra and Adderall