Drug interactions are reported among people who take Ritalin and Risperdal consta together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Ritalin and Risperdal consta. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,148 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Ritalin has active ingredients of methylphenidate hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from Ritalin 11,167 users)
Risperdal consta has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from Risperdal consta 5,051 users)
On Jul, 25, 2016
1,148 people who take Ritalin, Risperdal Consta are studied.
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I am a 49 year-old female. I recently started taking Ritalin LA 20 mg. I also have a cerebrovascular disease called Moyamoya. And have noticed that I have shortness of breath. It starts with a tingling feeling in my mouth in my cheeks.
First prescribed Risperdal Consta 50mg fortnightly in 2010 and still taking. Always had a 'lazy left eye' with slight eylid droop but with glasses ok to read. Up to 2012 eyesight reasonable, then my 'lazy left eye became considerably worse at the outset of 2013, Spec Savers referred me to hospital, glaucoma diagnosed, given laser treatment, left eye even worse and could only read two largest letters on chart, 2014 only read one of the largest letters on chart, 2015 cannot read any letters on chart.
On eHealthMe, Ritalin (methylphenidate hydrochloride) is often used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Risperdal consta (risperidone) is often used to treat schizophrenia. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.
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