Ritalin and Valeriana officinalis drug interactions - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Ritalin and Valeriana officinalis. Common interactions include urinary tract infection among females and bradyphrenia among males.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes what interactions people who take Ritalin and Valeriana officinalis have. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 17 people who take Ritalin and Valeriana officinalis from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.



On Dec, 04, 2022

17 people who take Ritalin and Valeriana officinalis together, and have interactions are studied.


What is Ritalin?

Ritalin has active ingredients of methylphenidate hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. eHealthMe is studying from 27,273 Ritalin users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Valeriana officinalis?

Valeriana officinalis has active ingredients of valerian. eHealthMe is studying from 304 Valeriana officinalis users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

Number of Ritalin and Valeriana officinalis reports submitted per year:

Ritalin and Valeriana officinalis drug interactions.

Common Ritalin and Valeriana Officinalis drug interactions by gender *:

female:

  1. Urinary tract infection
  2. Weight increased
  3. Anaemia
  4. Bone loss
  5. Gastric ulcer haemorrhage
  6. Malaise
  7. Pruritus
  8. Restless legs syndrome
  9. Spinal fracture
  10. Wrist surgery

male:

  1. Bradyphrenia
  2. Hodgkin's disease
  3. Pain
  4. Swelling

Common Ritalin and Valeriana Officinalis drug interactions by age *:

0-1:

n/a

2-9:

n/a

10-19:

n/a

20-29:

  1. Disturbance in attention
  2. Somnolence

30-39:

  1. Fall
  2. Rib fracture

40-49:

n/a

50-59:

  1. Wrist surgery

60+:

n/a

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 16 people, 94.12%
  2. Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body): 3 people, 17.65%
  3. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 1 person, 5.88%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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How to use the study?

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on methylphenidate hydrochloride and valerian (the active ingredients of Ritalin and Valeriana officinalis, respectively), and Ritalin and Valeriana officinalis (the brand names). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study. Patients in the study may take other drugs besides Ritalin and Valeriana officinalis.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).

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