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How long does it take for ritalin (methylphenidate) to work if you take it with breakfast?

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Dr. Danny Proffitt
Family Medicine

In brief: Could vary.

It is recommended to take this 30 minutes prior to a meal.
Food could change the bio-availability. The medication is usually working in 30 minutes after taking the pill. I would take it as it is supposed to be taken unless cleared by your prescribing doctor.

In brief: Could vary.

It is recommended to take this 30 minutes prior to a meal.
Food could change the bio-availability. The medication is usually working in 30 minutes after taking the pill. I would take it as it is supposed to be taken unless cleared by your prescribing doctor.
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