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How many pills of ritalin (methylphenidate) does it take to have a drug overdose?

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Dr. William Holmes
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: Varies

Usually, an overdose would require doses much higher than a normal daily dose.
However, if a person happens to be sensitive to the effects of the medicine, it may not require a dose much different than the daily prescribed dose.

In brief: Varies

Usually, an overdose would require doses much higher than a normal daily dose.
However, if a person happens to be sensitive to the effects of the medicine, it may not require a dose much different than the daily prescribed dose.
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