Review: could Ritalin cause Oral Fungal Infection?


Oral fungal infection is found among people who take Ritalin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Celebrex, and have Fatigue . We study 12,640 people who have side effects while taking Ritalin from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Oral fungal infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Oral fungal infection 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 15,958 users)

Oral Fungal Infection

Oral fungal infection has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis (latest reports from 1,817 Oral fungal infection patients).

On Oct, 10, 2016

12,640 people reported to have side effects when taking Ritalin.
Among them, 12 people (0.09%) have Oral Fungal Infection

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ritalin cause Oral fungal infection?

Gender of people who have Oral Fungal Infection when taking Ritalin *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Oral Fungal Infection when taking Ritalin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 88.89 %
  • 60+: 11.11 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Metastases To Bone (9 people, 75.00%)
  • Fatigue (9 people, 75.00%)
  • Infection (6 people, 50.00%)
  • Breast Cancer (6 people, 50.00%)
  • Anxiety (6 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Celebrex (11 people, 91.67%)
  • Zometa (9 people, 75.00%)
  • Mitoxantrone (9 people, 75.00%)
  • Diovan (9 people, 75.00%)
  • Adalat (9 people, 75.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (9 people, 75.00%)
  • Osteolysis (9 people, 75.00%)
  • Infection (9 people, 75.00%)
  • Fatigue (9 people, 75.00%)
  • Disorientation (9 people, 75.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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