Put Psychosis Risk for ADHD Stimulants in Perspective

Patients will ask whether ADHD stimulants are linked to psychosis.

This has been a warning on labels of amphetamines (Adderall XR, etc) and methylphenidate (Ritalin, etc) for years.

Observational evidence now suggests psychosis is more likely with amphetamines than methylphenidate in teens and young adults.

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