Ritalin and Lovastatin drug interactions - from FDA reports

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Ritalin and Lovastatin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Ritalin and Lovastatin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 63 people who take the same drugs from FDA , and is updated regularly.


On May, 29, 2018

63 people who take Ritalin, Lovastatin are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Ritalin and Lovastatin drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

1 - 2 years:
  1. Knee arthroplasty
2 - 5 years:
  1. Back disorder
  2. Back pain
  3. Gait disturbance
  4. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)
  5. Muscle spasms (muscle contraction)
not specified:
  1. Scoliosis (a medical condition in which a person's spine is curved from side to side)
  2. Speech disorder
  3. Activities of daily living impaired
  4. Bedridden
  5. Breath sounds abnormal
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Most common drug interactions by gender *:

  1. Activated partial thromboplastin time prolonged
  2. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  3. Aortic stenosis (obstruction to the outflow of blood from the left ventricle into the aorta)
  4. Arteriosclerosis (thickening and hardening of arteries)
  5. Brain neoplasm (tumour of brain)
  1. Dry mouth
  2. Heart rate increased
  3. Dysphonia (speech disorder attributable to a disorder of phonation)
  4. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  5. Excessive eye blinking (excessive blinking is dry eyes)
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Most common drug interactions by age *:

  1. Abdominal distension
  2. Constipation
  3. Faecaloma (hard mass of fecal matter)
  1. Drug effect decreased
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Hysterectomy
  4. Ketoacidosis (high concentrations of ketone bodies in blood)
  5. Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)
  1. Urinary retention (the inability to completely or partially empty the bladder)
  2. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)
  3. Dry mouth
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Heart rate increased
  1. Pancytopenia (medical condition in which there is a reduction in the number of red and white blood cells, as well as platelets)
  2. Presbyoesophagus (abnormal shape of the swallowing tube)
  3. Primary sequestrum (piece of dead bone that has become separated during the process of necrosis from normal/sound bone)
  4. Proctalgia (pain in the rectum)
  5. Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

What's next:

Do you take Ritalin with Lovastatin?

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