The Ritalin Fact Book: What Your Doctor Won't Tell You.
Ritalin reduces hyperactivity and impulsiveness and increases the attention span.
Prescription Drugs - Painkillers like Vicodin and OxyContin, and ADHD drugs like Ritalin and Adderall are commonly abused.
Stimulant drugs include Ritalin and Dexedrine.
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.