Concerta and Kidney failure - from FDA reports
Kidney failure is found among people who take Concerta, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. This review analyzes which people have Kidney failure with Concerta. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,163 people who have side effects when taking Concerta from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 09, 2017
12,163 people reported to have side effects when taking Concerta.
Among them, 28 people (0.23%) have Kidney Failure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Concerta when people have Kidney Failure *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Kidney Failure when taking Concerta *:
- female: 25 %
- male: 75 %
Age of people who have Kidney Failure when taking Concerta *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 37.5 %
- 20-29: 20.83 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 4.17 %
- 50-59: 12.5 %
- 60+: 25.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (14 people, 50.00%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (5 people, 17.86%)
- Prostatitis (5 people, 17.86%)
- Narcolepsy (3 people, 10.71%)
- Depression (3 people, 10.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (9 people, 32.14%)
- Levaquin (5 people, 17.86%)
- Effexor (4 people, 14.29%)
- Trasylol (3 people, 10.71%)
- Lyrica (3 people, 10.71%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Hepatic Failure (9 people, 32.14%)
- Congestive Cardiomyopathy (8 people, 28.57%)
- Cardiac Failure (8 people, 28.57%)
- Gait Disturbance (6 people, 21.43%)
- Feeling Abnormal (6 people, 21.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Kidney failure when taking Concerta?
Concerta has active ingredients of methylphenidate hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from Concerta 15,086 users)
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