When you first start taking Ritalin for ADHD, the side effects are usually stimulant that's commonly used to treat ADHD in adults and children.
According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, about 60 percent of children with ADHD will still have symptoms as adults.
Decision making is a major problem for adults with ADHD. the drug methylphenidate, the active ingredient in Ritalin, affects adults' decision.
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