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A study for a 38-year old woman who takes Concerta, Phentermine

Summary: 6 female patients aged 38 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 38 year old female patient who has ADD. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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What are the drugs

Concerta has active ingredients of methylphenidate hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from 10,462 Concerta users)

Phentermine has active ingredients of phentermine hydrochloride. It is often used in weight loss. (latest outcomes from 13,066 Phentermine users)

What are the conditions

Add (attention deficit disorder-difficult to define) can be treated by Vyvanse, Concerta, Adderall 20, Adderall 30, Ritalin, Adderall Xr 30. (latest reports from 45,177 Add patients)

On May, 22, 2015: 6 females aged 38 (±5) who take Concerta, Phentermine are studied

Concerta, Phentermine outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 38

Gender: female

Conditions: ADD

Drugs taking:
- Concerta - 36MG (methylphenidate hydrochloride): used for 1 - 6 months

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports on eHealthMe
PhentermineThe drug has been added in the study. Outcomes of the drug mix are shown.

Drug effectiveness over time :

n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
n/an/an/an/an/an/an/aAscites
Malaise
Jaundice Nos
Hepatic Necrosis
Pancytopenia
Anaemia Nos
Splenomegaly
Hepatic Fibrosis
Ecchymosis
Lethargy

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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You are not alone! Join a related support group:
- support group for people who have ADD
- support group for people who take Concerta
- support group for people who take Phentermine

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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • Do you suffer from hyperhidrosis when you stop concerta for a while?
    Taken concerta for 8 years now, with pausing during two preignancies, transpiring has become a regular problem, with ritalin it is even worse, so I do not take it



    My life is too busy with work and children, I cannot stop me meds now. During preignancies I still transpired, ...
  • Taking ritilin instead of nuvigil (because ins doesn't want to pay)
    I have been diagnosed with Excessive Daytime Fatigue or none as, Narcolepsy. I have been taking Nuvigil 150 mg since 10/05/11. My insurance doesn't want to cover it unless I've tried Provigil (which also needs a prior auth and copay is too expensive), Ritalin or Adderall.

    I am nervous a ...

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • Cannot function without stimulants effectively, cannot function with them due to severe onset of nerve pain, jaw, shoulder and groin, all sites of surgery.

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  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

  • Can meige sindrome be caused by taking ritalin

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  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • I don't have diagnosed ADHD, but took the drug one time to help focus on my studies since I am a student. it has been four days since I took the Concerta and my heartbeat is still irregular and slightly fast-paced.

    Reply

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