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I'm wondering what nutrition related problems are seen in children on ritalin (methylphenidate) and Adderall ?

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In brief: Weight loss...

...Is common, of course, because of appetite suppression, but with appropriate dosage this does not lead to clinical malnutrition.
Nutritional status might actually improve due to less craving for sweets.

In brief: Weight loss...

...Is common, of course, because of appetite suppression, but with appropriate dosage this does not lead to clinical malnutrition.
Nutritional status might actually improve due to less craving for sweets.
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