Methylphenidate (Ritalin): behavioral studies in the rat.

@article{Askenasy2007MethylphenidateB,
  title={Methylphenidate (Ritalin): behavioral studies in the rat.},
  author={Erik P. Askenasy and Katherine H. Taber and Pamela B. Yang and Nachum Dafny},
  journal={The International journal of neuroscience},
  year={2007},
  volume={117 6},
  pages={
          757-94
        }
}
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a neuropsychiatric syndrome with an onset in childhood characterized by an inability to remain focused or to concentrate for prolonged periods of time. Children suffering from this disease are many times described as either inattentive or as hyperactive-impulsive depending on what form of the disease they manifest. Methylphenidate is the preferred treatment for this behavioral disorder and is used for long term disease management. Much still… CONTINUE READING

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