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Idaho Falls, ID
A 23-year-old male asked:

I have been on 20 mg a day of ritalin (methylphenidate) for a month. i just ran out. i see my doctor on wednesday. will i have withdrawals?

1 doctor answer6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Imad Khreim
Psychiatry 40 years experience
Unlikely: Very unlikely and if so the symptoms will be mild. We do prescribe stimulants and recommend "drug holidays" on weekends and vacations if the need for hi level of concentration and performance is less.

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