Is methylphenidate amphetamine?
No methylphenidate and amphetamines are different chemicals but very similar in structure, when methylphenidate is abused it has very similar effects to amphetamines since it is also a stimulant. ...
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How can you get methylphenidate out of my urine fast?
Methylphenidate can be detected in urine for 2-4 days, but it is not tested for nor does it cause a positive result on a drug screen. It will not cause a false positive for any other drug. Methylphenidate CAN be tested for, but it requires a special test which is looking only for use of methylphenidate. ...
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What is methylphenidal?
Are you referring to methylphenidate? Methylphenidate is the generic name for the drug ritalin. It is a stimulant that is used to treat Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) See also: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Methylphenidate ...
What is Ritalin?
Ritalin is the most widely known brand-name for methylphenidate. Methylphenidate is a central nervous system stimulant used to treat ADHD and narcolepsy. A brand of methylphenidate in its hydrochloride form. proprietary name (Ciba Ltd., originally in Switzerland) for drug methylphenidate hydrochloride, copyrighted 1948, years before the drug itself was marketed. ...