Review: could Ritalin cause Zinc deficiency?
This is a review of Zinc deficiency by studying 9,490 people who take Ritalin. We analyze: the time on Ritalin when people have Zinc deficiency, gender and age of these people, the severity of Zinc deficiency, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Ritalin. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Ritalin (latest outcomes from 11,097 users) has active ingredients of methylphenidate hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression. Commonly reported side effects of Ritalin include depression, fatigue, depression aggravated, fatigue aggravated, nausea.
Zinc deficiency (latest reports from 378 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, gastric ulcer, high blood pressure, polyneuropathy, ill-defined disorder.
On Feb, 26, 2014: 9,201 people reported to have side effects when taking Ritalin. Among them, 1 people (0.01%) has Zinc Deficiency.
Time on Ritalin when people have Zinc deficiency * :
Gender of people who have Zinc deficiency when taking Ritalin * :
|Zinc deficiency||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Zinc deficiency when taking Ritalin * :
|Zinc deficiency||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Zinc deficiency when taking Ritalin ** :
How people recovered from Zinc deficiency ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Candidiasis (1 people, 100.00%)
- Clostridial infection (1 people, 100.00%)
- Systemic candida (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metronidazole (1 people, 100.00%)
- Lexapro (1 people, 100.00%)
- Diflucan (1 people, 100.00%)
- Vistaril (1 people, 100.00%)
- Ambien (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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