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Ritalin Heart Attack and Stroke

Ritalin (Methylphenidate) is a Schedule II stimulant often used for the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD). One study approximated that 85 to 90 percent of Ritalin prescriptions were written for young children and adolescents with ADHD.

Ritalin and other ADHD drugs have been linked by FDA received reports to heart attacks, strokes, hypertension, and myocardial infarction. Some of these reported cases have led to death.

Ritalin In the News

An FDA report has details of 25 deaths to children that have taken drugs the like of Ritalin for the treatment of ADHD. (Feb-08-06) [SIGN ON SAN DIEGO]

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If you or a loved one has suffered from a heart attack or stroke while taking Ritalin, you may qualify for damages or remedies that might be awarded in a possible class action lawsuit.

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Published on Feb-8-06


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