Ritalin Vs. Cialis for a male patient aged 22 - from FDA reports

This is a personalized comparison Ritalin, Cialis for a man aged 22. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

On Apr, 16, 2018

2,002 males aged 22 (±5) who take Ritalin, Cialis are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Ritalin, Cialis for a male patient aged 22.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 22
  • Gender: male
  • Reason for the study: None

Drugs in this study:

  • Cialis (tadalafil)
  • Ritalin (methylphenidate hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results for males aged 22 (±5):

Most common side effects:

  1. Aggression
  2. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  3. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat)
  4. Drug Ineffective
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  1. Breathing Difficulty
  2. Device Related Infection
  3. Diarrhea
  4. Dizziness
  5. Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone)

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

  1. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (disorder that causes extreme fatigue)
  2. Colitis (inflammation of colon)
  3. Dry Skin
  4. Eczema (patches of skin become rough and inflamed, with itching and bleeding blisters)
  5. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus)


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