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Definitions for ritalin
ˈrɪt l ɪnri·tal·in

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. methylphenidate, Ritalinnoun

    central nervous system stimulant (trade name Ritalin) used in the treatment of narcolepsy in adults and attention deficit disorder in children

Wiktionary

  1. Ritalinnoun

    A trademark for a mild form of amphetamine used to counter attention deficit disorder.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ritalin in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ritalin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  1. Lauren Moran:

    There are subtle differences in the way Adderall and Ritalin affect dopamine systems in the brain.

  2. George DuPaul:

    We've been studying drugs like Ritalin for over 50 years, and there are hundreds and hundreds of research studies on the impact of these medications on individuals with ADHD, and although there are side effects for sure.

  3. George DuPaul:

    The drugs also tend to help with reducing impulsive behavior and reducing hyperactivity, or high activity levels, and those are the primary symptoms of ADHD, we've been studying drugs like Ritalin for over 50 years, and there are hundreds and hundreds of research studies on the impact of these medications on individuals with ADHD, and although there are side effects for sure.

  4. Billy Bushowes:

    I was diagnosed with ADD when I was young and the doctor tried to give me Ritalin, and my mom said, ‘No.’ It was just her choice at the time, but I’ve lived with it, i went and had myself tested a little while ago with this doctor at UCLA and sure enough — off the charts. [My] ADD is off the charts! But I think about it and it’s really .?.?. ADA — attention deficit advantage. It’s just the other thing. Things they’re not interested in goes by the wayside, but when you [have ADD and] find what you are interested in, there’s a laser focus to it. And it’s helped me be good at what I do.

  5. George DuPaul:

    No, there is no evidence of that. In fact, if anything, there's stronger evidence that Ritalin and other medications that are used to treat ADHD would reduce violence and aggressive behavior.

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