How effective is Ritalin for Hypersomnia (Drowsiness)?
Overall ratings: 2.8/5
Long term ratings: 3.2/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Ritalin (methylphenidate hydrochloride) is for Hypersomnia. The study is based on 12 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Ritalin
Ritalin (latest outcomes from 11,163 users) has active ingredients of methylphenidate hydrochloride. It is often used in narcolepsy.
Hypersomnia (excessive daytime sleepiness (eds)) (latest reports from 494,387 patients) can be treated by Ambien, Provigil, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Nuvigil, Modafinil, Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride.
On Sep, 19, 2014: 12 people are studied for taking Ritalin in Hypersomnia
Ritalin effectiveness for Hypersomnia (number of people):
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From this study (3 years ago):
My daughter has been diagnosed with borderline personality at age 15. She is now age 20 and on a cocktail of meds. The doctor has prescribed Rital for her within the past year and has recently raised it to 80 mg. per day. Is this safe given that she is taking so many other meds, especially Clozaril?
From this study (5 years ago):
I have hypersomnia but can not get medications to work without throwing me into manic state.
From this study (5 years ago):
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