The Clinical Takeaway: Study Drugs




In this episode:


– Students who use study drugs may have other issues such as time management
– Caffeine is by far the most used study drug with ADHD and wakefulness drugs such as Ritalin, dexamphetamine and modafinil being used
– Students do not seem to engage in dangerous use of these agents




Host: Dr David Lim, GP


Guest: Dr Matthew Dunn, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Health, School of Health and Soc. Dev, Geelong Waterfront Campus, Deakin University; Member, Geelong Drug Action Plan Committee; Victorian Representative for the Professional Society on Alcohol and Other Drugs (APSAD)

Total time: 22 mins









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