Depression is found among people who take Ritalin, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Prozac, and have Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder . We study 9,659 people who have side effects while taking Ritalin from FDA and social media. Among them, 677 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.
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Ritalin has active ingredients of methylphenidate hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from Ritalin 12,124 users)
Depression has been reported by people with suicidal ideation, drug ineffective, weakness, insomnia, fatigue (latest reports from 287,165 Depression patients).
On Aug, 24, 2016
9,659 people reported to have side effects when taking Ritalin.
Among them, 677 people (7.01%) have Depression
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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fired from a job I loved 2 years ago; blackballed from the work community; broke; 46 yo single female; lifelong depression; don't want to go on antidepressants due to weight gain from them; I want out
My son is on 7 mg of tegretol daily. We have just gone to the paediatrician for learning issues and where prescribed Ritalin . This drug is listed on the mims as not being able to be mixed. The doctor has said there will be no issue. Has anyone combined these 2 drugs in a similar situation?
Hello, I am going through a separation and am very very sad, a lot of anxiety and depression. I've never taken any meds for these emotions before but a friend recommend I check out Xanax to get a prescription from my doctor. Thoughts?
Hi I have been taking 75mg of phenergan for about 3 months now and I am suffering from very bad negativity and depression. I am very sad and can't stop crying. I was prescribed it for insomnia and anxiety.
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