Methylphenidate produces selective enhancement of declarative memory consolidation in healthy volunteers

@inproceedings{Linssen2011MethylphenidatePS,
  title={Methylphenidate produces selective enhancement of declarative memory consolidation in healthy volunteers},
  author={A. M. W. Linssen and E. F. P. M. Vuurman and Anke Sambeth and Wim J. Riedel},
  booktitle={Psychopharmacology},
  year={2011}
}
RationaleMethylphenidate inhibits the reuptake of dopamine and noradrenaline and is used to treat children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Besides reducing behavioral symptoms, it improves their cognitive function. There are also observations of methylphenidate-induced cognition enhancement in healthy adults, although studies in this area are relatively sparse. We assessed the possible memory-enhancing properties of methylphenidate.ObjectiveIn the current study, the… CONTINUE READING

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