Parkinsons is found among people who take Ritalin, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Paxil, and have Depression . We study 12,643 people who have side effects while taking Ritalin from FDA and social media. Among them, 25 have Parkinsons. Find out below who they are, when they have Parkinsons 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 15,952 users)
Parkinsons has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 37,823 Parkinsons patients).
On Oct, 19, 2016
12,643 people reported to have side effects when taking Ritalin.
Among them, 25 people (0.2%) have Parkinsons
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hello! My 21-year-old son has gynecomastia. He took Ritalin at around 9 years old until recently we switched to Vyvanse. One breast is 3 inches and the other smaller but has grown in the last 3 years. Any lawsuits out there? I feel so bad for him. He was always embarrassed about his open ...
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