Methylphenidate is a central nervous system stimulant. It affects chemicals in the brain and nerves that contribute to hyperactivity and impulse control. Methylphenidate is used to treat attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and narcolepsy. Methylphenidate may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Metadate CD (Methylphenidate) is a prescription drug, which is used for the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Metadate CD works by altering natural substances within the brain. Metadate CD helps one to focus, pay attention, and stay control impulses. Metadate CD may also be used to treat narcolepsy.