Review: could Ritalin cause Frequent or urgent urination?
We study 9,671 people who have side effects while taking Ritalin from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Frequent or urgent urination. Find out below who they are, when they have Frequent or urgent urination and more.
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Ritalin (latest outcomes from 11,162 users) has active ingredients of methylphenidate hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Frequent or urgent urination
Frequent or urgent urination (latest reports from 1,802 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, pain, gastroesophageal reflux disease.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 9,667 people reported to have side effects when taking Ritalin. Among them, 2 people (0.02%) have Frequent Or Urgent Urination. They amount to 0.11% of all the 1,773 people who have Frequent Or Urgent Urination on eHealthMe.
Time on Ritalin when people have Frequent or urgent urination * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Frequent or urgent urination||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Frequent or urgent urination when taking Ritalin * :
|Frequent or urgent urination||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Frequent or urgent urination when taking Ritalin * :
|Frequent or urgent urination||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Frequent or urgent urination when taking Ritalin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Frequent or urgent urination||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Frequent or urgent urination ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Frequent or urgent urination||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (1 people, 50.00%)
- Add (1 people, 50.00%)
- Nerve pain (1 people, 50.00%)
- Drugs to keep at home (1 people, 50.00%)
- Muscle spasms (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lexapro (1 people, 50.00%)
- Neurontin (1 people, 50.00%)
- Vicodin (1 people, 50.00%)
- Baclofen (1 people, 50.00%)
- Kadian (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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