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If its not perscribed, how many pills of ritaline could cause actual harm? Not a general amount a specific one please
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Dr. Stuart Wasser
Addiction Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Cant answer
Ritalin (methylphenidate) is not more or less dangerous because of a prescription.
No one can say exactly hw many pills will cause a problem. However, if you have a sensitivity to it or certain medical coditions, even one pill could be dangerous. One is always taking a risk using such medication without a dr's supervision.

In brief: Cant answer
Ritalin (methylphenidate) is not more or less dangerous because of a prescription.
No one can say exactly hw many pills will cause a problem. However, if you have a sensitivity to it or certain medical coditions, even one pill could be dangerous. One is always taking a risk using such medication without a dr's supervision.
Dr. Stuart Wasser
Dr. Stuart Wasser
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Dr. Kira Stein
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Street Drugs = Bad
If Ritalin (methylphenidate) is not being prescribed and you are getting it off the street, then you very well may be doing yourself a lot of harm. Ritalin (methylphenidate) is a prescription drug for a reason -- because there are risks that require a medical doctor's monitoring.

In brief: Street Drugs = Bad
If Ritalin (methylphenidate) is not being prescribed and you are getting it off the street, then you very well may be doing yourself a lot of harm. Ritalin (methylphenidate) is a prescription drug for a reason -- because there are risks that require a medical doctor's monitoring.
Dr. Kira Stein
Dr. Kira Stein
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