Were you looking for information about Ritalin? Ridlin is a common misspelling of Ritalin.
Ritalin® (methylphenidate hydrochloride), a prescription medicine, is often used for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy. By affecting certain brain chemicals, the stimulant can produce a calming effect in people with ADHD and help people with narcolepsy stay awake. Ritalin tablets, which are available in three different strengths, are generally taken two to three times daily. Potential side effects of the medication include nausea, drowsiness, insomnia, and weight loss.
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