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Brief Answer: No difference between SR and ER Detailed Answer: Hello Thanks for the query Your pharmacist was right, there is no difference in ER ( extended release) and SR ( sustain release). It has been used interchangeably. SR is an old terminology as compared to ER which is a newer terminology.Is there a difference between Concerta and Ritalin?
The basic difference between Concerta and Ritalin is in the way the methylphenidate is released and how long the individual needs to wait before taking the drug again. Concerta is an extended-release form version of methylphenidate. When taken, the methylphenidate is released slowly over time, and it is active for 10–12 hours.What is the normal dosage of Ritalin?
Adults—Administer 2 or 3 times a day and take 30 to 45 minutes before meals. The average dose is 20 to 30 milligrams (mg) per day. Your doctor may adjust your dose as needed. However, the dose is usually not more than 60 mg per day. Children 6 years of age and older—At first, 5 mg 2 times a day, taken before breakfast and lunch.What's the difference between Ritalin, Ritalin LA and Ritalin SR?
The ordinary Ritalin is an immediate release form and can be crushed and sprinkled on food. It has a short duration in the blood and is effective for about 3-5 hours. The differences between Ritalin, Ritalin LA and Ritalin SR (The three types of Ritalin), is in how long they stay active in the body and their prescription.