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Animal Study Suggests Ritalin Won't Harm the Heart

Print this page WEDNESDAY, Jan. 9, 2019 — Ritalin, a widely used stimulant drug to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), likely poses no risk of heart damage in children, new research in monkeys suggests. The findings are “very reassuring,” said the study’s principal investigator, Dr. Steven Lipshultz. Each year, more than 1.8 million children in the… Read More »