ADHD Medication Side Effects You Should Know About

A Closer Look into ADHD Medication

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a mental health issue that makes it hard to focus or control behavior. The most common ADHD medications are stimulants such as methylphenidate (brand names Ritalin, Concerta and others) and amphetamines (Adderall). Here are some common side effects of ADHD medications.

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January 14, 2014

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July 1, 2014