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The generic version of Focalin is sold as Dexmethylphenidate tablets and is available in three strengths. While generic Focalin has been shown by the FDA to be equivalent to brand-name Focalin, it's important to note that generic drugs may contain different inactive ingredients than the brand-name drug.
Focalin Generic: An OverviewFocalin® (dexmethylphenidate hydrochloride) is a prescription medication that has been licensed to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Focalin is a stimulant, but it has effects that the are opposite of what would be expected of a stimulant. While stimulants like caffeine can cause hyperactivity, Focalin has a calming effect.
- Dexmethylphenidate 2.5 mg
- Dexmethylphenidate 5 mg
- Dexmethylphenidate 10 mg.