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hyperactivity 'is not a real disease'

"It was kind of like weirdly amazing.

You get excited about monotonous work, honestly."

Maggie Preston

Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics states that Ritalin® is "structurally related to amphetamines. Its pharmacological properties are essentially the same as those of the amphetamines."

1986 The International Journal of the Addictions publishes "An Outline of Hazardous Side Effects of Ritalin (Methylphenidate") by Richard Scarnati [v.21(7), pp. 837-841].

Scarnati listes over a hundred adverse affects of Ritalin® and indexes published journal articles for each of these symptoms.

For every one of the following (selected and quoted verbatim) Ritalin® effects then, there is at least one confirming source in the medical literature:


• Convulsions

• Terrified affect

Toxic psychosis

• Started screaming

• Aggressiveness

Paranoid delusions

Paranoid psychosis

• Psychic dependence

• Extreme withdrawal

• Visual hallucinations

• Auditory hallucinations

• Decreased REM sleep

• Activation of psychotic ideation

• Effects pathological thought processes

• High-abuse potential DEA Schedule II Drug

Can surpass LSD in producing bizarre experiences

Brain damage may be seen with amphetamine abuse

Hypomanic and manic symptoms, amphetamine-like psychosis

• Ritalin® is an amphetamine-type chemical, expect amphatamine-like effects

• When used with antiDepressant one may see dangerous reactions including hypertension, seizures and hypothermia

Ritalin® acts much like cocaine™."

American Medical Association

"I have a cousin that was given Ritalin® medication as a youth.
He is a semi-functional divorced methamphetamine addict."
Athbhreith Athbheochan

1994 Textbook of Psychiatry, published by the American Psychiatric Press, contains this review (Popper and Steingard): "Stimulants [such as Ritalin®] do not produce lasting improvements in aggressivity, conduct disorder, criminality, education achievement, job functioning, marital relationships, or long-term adjustment."

"Stimulants such as Ritalin® and amphetamine have grossly harmful impacts on the brain by reducing overall blood flow, disturbing glucose metabolism, and possibly causing permanent shrinkage or atrophy of the brain." - Peter Breggin, Talking Back to Ritalin

1999 Running on Ritalin by Lawrence Diller is printed.

"Dr. Diller has correctly described the disturbing trend of blaming children's social, behavioral, and academic performance problems entirely on an unproven brain deficit" - Dr. William Carey, Director of Behavioral Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

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