DrMdk shows you the three common ADHD medication forms and tells you why they're so expensive.
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Ritalin Tablets Ritalin: 5, 10 or 20 mg tablets. Ritalin SR: 20 Mr. Griswold: controlled-release tablets Capsules Ritalin LA: 10, 20, 30 or 40 Mr. Griswold: controlled-releases Concerta Capsules- controlled release Concerta: 18, 27, 36 and 54 mg Daytrana Patches Daytrana 10, 15, 20 or 30 mg controlled-release Methylin Tablets: Methylin: 5, 10 or 20 mg tablets Controlled-release tablets Methylin ER: 5, 10 and 20 mg Motiron Motiron Tablets: 5, 10 or 20 mg Attenta Attenta: 10 mg tablets Stimdate Stimdate: 10 mg tablets Biphentin Biphentin suspended release capsules: 10, 15, 30, 40 or 60 mg Methylphenidate Main Side Effects Appetite loss Blood pressure and pulse changes Dizziness Dyskinesia Headaches Nausea Palpitations Weight loss Stunted growth Tachycardia Summary Generic 5 mg about $20.00/month Ritalin $64.00.month Concerta (18 mg) $176.00/month Daytrana patch 230/month Why are these drugs so expensive? AHHD Methylphenidate Weight loss Ritalin Concerta Daytrana patches DrMDK.com
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