Concerta Without a Prescription

Because Concerta is a controlled substance, there are strict rules for prescribing it and strict penalties for using the medication without a prescription. It is possible to buy Concerta without a prescription, but it is illegal to do so. As a result, you can be prosecuted under federal and some state laws. Just because Concerta is a prescription medication, it does not mean that it is safe for everyone. There are many people who should not take Concerta for various medical reasons.

Concerta Without a Prescription: An Overview

Concerta® (methylphenidate extended release) is a prescription medication approved for treating ADHD. However, it is also a commonly abused medication. Because Concerta is a controlled substance, there are strict rules for obtaining it, and there are strict fines and penalties for using or trying to obtain Concerta without a prescription.
 

Can I Buy Concerta Without a Prescription?

Sadly, the answer is yes, you can buy Concerta without a prescription. However, it is not legal to do so. Concerta is to be dispensed only to people with a prescription and only for a legitimate medical purpose. It is illegal to obtain Concerta without a prescription, and it is illegal to sell or give your Concerta to someone else. Doing any of these things is against federal (and most state) laws, and you can be prosecuted under both federal and state laws.
 

Should I Buy Concerta Without a Prescription?

Clearly, the correct answer is no, you should not buy Concerta without a prescription. Unfortunately, the choices you must make in real life are not always so clear. If you are abusing an illegal street drug, should you switch to Concerta for safety reasons? Should you get Concerta without a prescription to use to get you through a short period of time when you need a little extra help (or need to lose a little extra weight)? Should you take Concerta without a prescription, even if you follow all the directions and do not take more than you should?
 
The answer to these questions is no. Not only is it illegal to use Concerta without a prescription, but it can also be dangerous. Just because Concerta is a prescription medication, it does not mean it is safe for everyone. There are many people who should not take Concerta for various medical reasons, and Concerta should always be used under a healthcare provider's supervision.
 
 
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