Drug Info and Links

Understanding drugs and their potential side effects is extremely important. We have compiled a listing of common drugs with useful information about them and we also have links to additional information about certain drugs.

Ritalin

Ritalin is the most frequently subscribed stimulant for Attention Deficiency Disorder (ADD). When abused Ritalin is crushed and snorted or dissolved in water and injected. The pattern of Ritalin abuse and addiction is characterized by increasing dosages and frequent episodes of bingeing, followed by severe depression.

Side Effects

insomnia, loss of appetite, nervousness, nausea, dry mouth, hair loss, blurry vision

Additional Information:

www.drugfree.org/Portal/Drug_guide/Ritalin
www.drugs.com/ritalin.html
www.usdoj.gov/ndic/pubs6/6444/index.htm
www.myaddiction.com/ritalin_addiction.html
www.clearhavencenter.com/substance-abuse-treatment-resources/signs-of-Ritalin-use.php
www.drugrehab.net/drug/ritalin_abuse.php



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