A study for a 17 year old girl who takes Prozac, Ritalin - from FDA reports


130 females aged 17 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 17 year old female patient who has Depression Suicidal, Adhd. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.



On Apr, 16, 2018

130 females aged 17 (±5) who take Prozac, Ritalin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Prozac, Ritalin for a 17-year old girl.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 17
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Depression Suicidal, Adhd
  • Drugs taken:
    • Prozac (fluoxetine hydrochloride)
    • Ritalin (methylphenidate hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Dissociation: 0 (0% of females aged 17 (±5) who take the drugs)

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Most common drug interactions over time

< 1 month:
  • Drowsiness
  • Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  • Drug ineffective
  • Social phobia (fear to go in social)
  • Influenza like illness
  • Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  • Mydriasis (a dilation of the pupil)
  • Aggression
  • Eating disorder
  • Completed suicide (act of taking one's own life)
1 - 6 months:
  • Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  • Breathing difficulty
  • Injury
  • Mobility decreased (ability to move is reduced)
  • Self injurious behavior
  • General physical health deterioration (weak health status)
  • Abdominal pain
  • Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
  • Acute respiratory failure
  • Emotional distress
6 - 12 months:
  • Seizures (abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain)
1 - 2 years:
n/a
2 - 5 years:
  • Gallbladder disease
  • Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating)
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Gallstones (stone formation by bile component)
  • Abdominal distension
  • Skin - clammy
  • High blood pressure
  • Diarrhea
  • Transplant rejection (a transplant material is not worked)
5 - 10 years:
n/a
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  • Completed suicide (act of taking one's own life)
  • Suicidal ideation
  • Aggression
  • Weight increased
  • Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  • Appetite - decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
  • Drug ineffective
  • Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  • Coma scale abnormal
  • Drowsiness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Affective Disorder (mental disorder): 9 people, 6.92%
  • Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 8 people, 6.15%
  • Birth Control : 7 people, 5.38%
  • Insomnia (sleeplessness): 6 people, 4.62%
  • Premenstrual Syndrome : 5 people, 3.85%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ibuprofen (20 people, 15.38%)
  • Haloperidol (18 people, 13.85%)
  • Naproxen (17 people, 13.08%)
  • Guaifenesin (17 people, 13.08%)
  • Magnesium (15 people, 11.54%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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