Methylphenidate: Mental effects
Last modified: Saturday, 20. June 2009 - 12:59 pm
Methylphenidate is considered a mild central nervous system stimulant that affects the brain and nerves, relieving fatigue, and inducing clearer thoughts for relatively short periods. According to the DEA, possible effects experienced by those who do not have ADHD or narcolepsy include increased alertness, excitation, and euphoria. Increased energy and increased mental clarity may be experienced for a short period.