Also known as Focalin
Dexmethylphenidate, otherwise known as d-threo-methylphenidate (D-TMP), is the dextrorotatory enantiomer of methylphenidate. It is a norepinephrine-dopamine reuptake inhibitor (NDRI) and releasing agent and thus a psychostimulant, which affects the CNS. Dexmethylphenidate is sold as Focalin by Novartis, as Attenade by Celgene and as a generic drug by Teva.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $128.45 for an average of 28 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed dexmethylphenidate to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (adhd), oppositional disorder, developmental disability, and psychotic disorder.
Patients taking dexmethylphenidate most commonly experience side effects like headache, mouth dryness, and nausea.
|Upper abdominal pain|
|Increased heart rate|
|Itching of skin|
|Itching of unknown cause|
|Muscle stiffness or tightness|