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  • Clonidine (Catapres), an antihypertensive medication, has also been used to control aggression and hyperactivity in some AD/HD children, although it should not be used in combination with Ritalin.
  • Children with ADHD may be prescribed Ritalin, a stimulant drug that appears to have the opposite effect on younger patients than in adolescents and adults.
  • The generic name for the drug Ritalin, the most commonly prescribed medication for treating children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
  • Although they can have some unpleasant side effects, Ritalin, Concerta, and other similar drugs remain an important part of managing ADHD in children.
  • Clonidine used in conjunction with such stimulants as Ritalin may be useful for treating people with Tourette syndrome who also have symptoms of ADD.

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