Methylphenidate (Quillichew ER) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Quillichew ER. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost. Compare central nervous system stimulants.

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New Quillichew ER is the first chewable option for ADHD

The GoodRx Pharmacist - April 22, 2016

ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) affects around 11% of children ages 4 to 17 years of age, according to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)—and that number continues to rise.

New Quillichew ER (methylphenidate) may offer an easier way to take ADHD medication, for children or anyone who prefers not to swallow a pill. It was approved in December 2015, and is now available in pharmacies. See More

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