Methylphenidate Is Overprescribed to Children in France Methylphenidate Is Overprescribed to Children in France
New prescriptions for methylphenidate have been increasing in France, data show. These prescriptions sometimes are written in the absence of a diagnosis of ADHD, which is the drug ' s only indication.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - April 14, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

The effects of methylphenidate treatment on bullying perpetration and victimization in children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder - Karaosman T, Gumus YY.
OBJECTIVE: Although it is known that attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) increases the risk of bullying perpetration and victimization, the data on the effect of methylphenidate (MPH) treatment, which is frequently used in the treatment of ADHD... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 7, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

ADHD Med May Reduce Apathy in Alzheimer's Disease ADHD Med May Reduce Apathy in Alzheimer's Disease
Methylphenidate is associated with a significantly greater reduction in apathy in patients with Alzheimer ' s disease compared with placebo -- and has a good safety profile, a new phase 3 trial suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - October 4, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Treatment with methylphenidate for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and the risk of all-cause poisoning in children and adolescents: a self-controlled case series study - Gao L, Man KKC, Chan EW, Chui CSL, Li X, Coghill D, Hon KL, Tse ML, Lum TYS, Wong KHTW, Ip P, Wong ICK.
BACKGROUND: Children and adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are at higher risk of all-cause poisoning by drugs and chemicals (intentional or accidental). Currently, there is limited data on whether medication treatment for ADH... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Methylin (methylphenidate HCI)
Title: Methylin (methylphenidate HCI)Category: MedicationsCreated: 7/17/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/17/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Medications General)
Source: MedicineNet Medications General - July 17, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Concerta (methylphenidate) extended release
Title: Concerta (methylphenidate) extended releaseCategory: MedicationsCreated: 7/17/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/17/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Medications General)
Source: MedicineNet Medications General - July 17, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Micro-PET/CT shows long-term Ritalin use safe in ADHD
Adults who started taking methylphenidate, also known as Ritalin, when the...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Functional, diffusion MRI could benefit from AI AI-based model aids fMRI in ADHD detection MRI shows effect of Ritalin on kids' brains SPECT shows causes of accelerated brain aging fMRI shows how game therapy 'rewires' ADHD brains (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 15, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Adhansia XR (methylphenidate HCI)
Title: Adhansia XR (methylphenidate HCI)Category: MedicationsCreated: 7/8/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/8/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Medications General)
Source: MedicineNet Medications General - July 8, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

New Obesity Target? Dopamine Circuit in Brainstem Affects Satiety New Obesity Target? Dopamine Circuit in Brainstem Affects Satiety
A newly identified dopaminergic neural circuit in the hindbrain plays a role in satiety, a mouse study found, which methylphenidate, approved for ADHD, but which also causes appetite loss, acts on.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Drug Holiday? Benefits, Risk to Kids With ADHD Drug Holiday? Benefits, Risk to Kids With ADHD
Letting children with ADHD take a weekend or summer break from methylphenidate may lead to several benefits, but experts urge caution when doing so.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Use of methylphenidate and the incidence of intentional self-harm or suicide attempts among individuals with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and personality disorder - Rohde C, Salagre E, Nielsen J, Ƙstergaard SD.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Adhansia XR (Methylphenidate Hydrochloride Extended-release Capsules) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - February 17, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Students' stimulant use for cognitive enhancement: a deliberate choice rather than an emotional response to a given situation - Ponnet K, Tholen R, De Bruyn S, Wouters E, Van Ouytsel J, Walrave M, Van Hal G.
BACKGROUND: Prescription stimulants such as methylphenidate are usually prescribed to treat attention deficit (and hyperactivity) disorders (ADHD). Recently, these drugs have gained popularity among college students, because of the belief that they can hel... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Dr Reddy's launches generic attention deficit disorder drug in US market
New Delhi, Sep 3 () Dr Reddy's Laboratories on Thursday said it has launched Methylphenidate Hydrochloride extended-release tablets, used to treat attention deficit disorder (ADD), in the US market. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - September 2, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Methylphenidate and the risk of burn injury among children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder - Chen VCH, Yang YH, Yu Kuo T, Lu ML, Tseng WT, Hou TY, Yeh JY, Lee CTC, Chen YL, Lee MJ, Dewey ME, Gossop M.
AIMS: Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is associated with a higher risk of burn injury than in the normal population. Nevertheless, the influence of methylphenidate (MPH) on the risk of burn injury remains unclear. This retrospective cohort ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news