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Concerta vs Adderall: What's the difference between them?

Posted 12 Apr 2016 1 answerFAQ by

Is Methylphenidate and Adderall the same type of medication?

Posted 17 Sep 2014 by Sandyk88 2 answers

I will like to know what is the difference between the 2 of them Thanks

Methylphenidate - How long does the drug last?

Posted 12 Aug 2009 by nevadevoid 3 answers

What time during the day will the drug wear off

What are any significant differences between Methylphenidate 10 mg v. Adderall (amphetamine / dex?

Posted 27 Jul 2013 by Ludwig41 2 answers

assume both as dosage of 10mg... just the basic differences, no science needed by me, thanks in advance

Ritalin vs Vyvanse - What's the difference between them?

Posted 16 Mar 2016 1 answerFAQ by

How is Cotempla XR-ODT different to other brands of methylphenidate?

Posted 10 days ago 1 answerFAQ by

Methylphenidate - Wow! Life changer?

Posted 8 days ago by unterladen 0 answers

I was recently prescribed Methylphenidate 10mg x 2 daily. I had racing thoughts and couldn't focus. One side effect, it has improved my vision for reading, (still need glasses). My state of mind is calm and I am able to focus. It does give me dry mouth, but it was expected. Makes me drink more ...

Is methylphenidate a narcotic?

Posted 5 Jul 2017 by Nikki430 0 answers


Concerta 18, Why does every boy have ADHD? It's not Right! Schools SUCK!?

Posted 31 Mar 2017 by Kellirenay 2 answers

I'm so confused. Why is it that all of a sudden every young boy has ADHD? Before it was ADD but now they are considered hyperactive as well. Since when does the government and society have the right to say who is normal and who is not? I thought boys were supposed to be more hyper than girls. ...

Methylphenidate - If the medicine is 13 years out of date is it still any good?

Posted 14 Apr 2017 by Dianne Richmond 1 answer

Will you still get the same affects

I have checked on the internet... is methylphenidate HCI- Douglas 10mg same as Ritalin/Concerta?

Posted 10 Feb 2017 by Believing Mom 1 answer

... if i see all the side effects... is it really all that their is for kiddies to help them? My daughter is starting on it, and with all the detail that I have read, I am just worried and confused. Is this the only medication that is on the market that will work for ADD?

Switching me from 100 mg per day of Ritalin to 20 mg per day of Adderal XR. Is this right?

Posted 5 Feb 2017 by jeannealyce 1 answer

I've been prescribed 100 mg methylphenidate per day in 3 doses for the last 15 years. My doctor is switching me to Adderal XR 20 mg instead. I tried this change yesterday and felt like I had not taken anything. I don't think I took enough Adderal XR. I'd like to know what would be ...

Child switched from generic methylphenidate SA to brand Concerta?

Posted 30 Jan 2017 by jhasjpr7 1 answer

Student was taking generic methylphenidate short acting. Just switched to brand Concerta. Increase in maladaptive behaviors noted on Concerta. is this possibly r/t the different drugs? The only differences are: 1. went from short acting to ER and 2. switched from generic to brand.

Methylphenidate - Does Concerta cause weight gain, not loss?

Posted 3 Apr 2016 by maree12 1 answer

I have used Modivigil, which was wonderful, because, for the first time in years after a stroke, I was able to stay awake and alert, but, after 10 days of taking it twice a day (I do not know what strength it was), I gained 7 pound. I struggle with weight as it is, due to the neurological damage, ...

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