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A 47-year-old member asked:

Will adderall and ritalin (methylphenidate) show up as the same compound on a doctor's urine drug test?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
No: They are distinctly different drugs. They are cousins, in drug terms and a simplistic test might simply be positive for their family, but most testing done today would detect the difference.
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