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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of ritalin oral.

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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
11/14/2013 6:06:20 AM

Reviewer: joboy, 19-24 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I took it as a child in grade school.. went from d to A student, I take it now in college, and have been for a couple years, should have used it in HS as well, but oh well. However, now I seem to notice a major decline in its effect, maybe with the variable of me bein more highly physical athletically.. I may have developed tolerance build up, all I know is right now I dont even have the drive to ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
11/6/2013 9:51:54 AM

Reviewer: JamieRoss, 13-18 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Although Ritalin is quite effective in increasing work ethic, you can expect the exact same results in any other drug boosting dopamine levels; inclusive of marijuana and cocaine which have very close links to users. Do not listen to anyone who attempts to justify that Ritalin is safe, it is not. I, alongside some close friends and family, have been prescribed for several years and it is very clea ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
10/27/2013 10:21:11 PM

Reviewer: baldbobc, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
At 20mg 3X/Day (which I believe is at the high end of safe/effective dosage), some improvement is noticed with wakefulness and energy gain. Mental acuity, however, showed little improvement, especially after two hours of taking the prescribed dosage.

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
10/22/2013 3:00:52 PM

Reviewer: bosmom71, 7-12 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My 9 year old son has been on a 5 mg dose for a year now and after it wears off during late afternoon he has angry/emotional outbursts.

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
10/19/2013 10:16:10 PM

Reviewer: Naima Yosef, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

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