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Review: could Ritalin cause Chemotherapy?

We study 9,662 people who have side effects while taking Ritalin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Chemotherapy. Find out below who they are, when they have Chemotherapy and more.

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Ritalin

Ritalin (latest outcomes from 11,149 users) has active ingredients of methylphenidate hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy (latest reports from 10,066 patients) has been reported by people with hormone replacement therapy, menopause, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, menopausal symptoms.

On Jul, 3, 2014: 9,657 people reported to have side effects when taking Ritalin. Among them, 3 people (0.03%) have Chemotherapy. They amount to 0.03% of all the 10,064 people who have Chemotherapy on eHealthMe.

Trend of Chemotherapy in Ritalin reports

Time on Ritalin when people have Chemotherapy * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Chemotherapy0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Chemotherapy when taking Ritalin * :

FemaleMale
Chemotherapy33.33%66.67%

Age of people who have Chemotherapy when taking Ritalin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Chemotherapy0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%66.67%0.00%

Severity of Chemotherapy when taking Ritalin ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Chemotherapy ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (3 people, 100.00%)
  2. Hormone replacement therapy (3 people, 100.00%)
  3. Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (3 people, 100.00%)
  4. Menstrual disorder (2 people, 66.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Wellbutrin (3 people, 100.00%)
  2. Effexor (3 people, 100.00%)
  3. Zoloft (3 people, 100.00%)
  4. Serzone (3 people, 100.00%)
  5. Estraderm (3 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • ***comments for Modafinil only*** I do not mix my meds. I take only 1 med a day however it is prescribed. The Adderall and or Ritalin only last 3 or 4 hours and it's not worth taking. I've been on the natural supplements all my life and except for occasional kidney discomfort I have been thankful that I've had them. I also used to take ephedra when it was legal and it was very effective for my condition.
    The muscle spasms started about 3 weeks into taking the meds. Extreme pain. I didn't know at the time what was happening. I know I didn't do anything physically to cause such a degree of spasms. I went online and discovered all 3 meds can cause it so I stopped for a week and the spasms stopped and slowiy the pain dissipated. I need these meds especially the Modafinil. It does the best job I take the 200mg once a day. I took one Sat. and today is Mon and I took one this morning. My shoulder is becoming sensitive and I know by the end of the day I will be very uncomfortable so I will skip 3 or 4 days before I take it again. Is there anything I can do other than what I am already doing? I don't want to take Flexoril or muscle relaxers that totally defeats the whole purpose of taking the Modafinil.

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