A study for a 10 year old boy who takes Quillivant Xr - from FDA reports


8,353 males aged 10 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 10 year old male patient who has Add. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Feb, 21, 2019

8,353 males aged 10 (±5) who take Quillivant Xr are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Quillivant Xr for a 10-year old boy.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 10
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Add
  • Drugs taken:
    • Quillivant Xr (methylphenidate hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Aggression
  3. Crying
  4. Appetite - decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
  5. Feeling abnormal
  6. Fever
  7. Anger
  8. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  9. Drowsiness
  10. Psychomotor hyperactivity (feelings of extreme restlessness)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Abnormal behavior
  3. Aggression
  4. Disturbance in attention
  5. Drug effect decreased
  6. Headache (pain in head)
  7. Suicidal ideation
  8. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  9. Educational problem
  10. Depression
6 - 12 months:
  1. Appetite - decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Aggression
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Depression
  6. Tic (a sudden, repetitive, nonrhythmic motor movement or vocalization involving discrete muscle groups)
  7. Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone)
  8. High blood pressure
  9. Night sweats (sweating in night)
  10. Feeling abnormal
1 - 2 years:
  1. Abnormal behavior
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Aggression
  4. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  5. Appetite - decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
  6. Anger
  7. Nausea and vomiting
  8. Growth retardation (delayed growth)
  9. Weakness
  10. Acute hepatic failure
2 - 5 years:
  1. Aggression
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Abnormal behavior
  4. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  5. Appetite - decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
  6. Fever
  7. Dyskinesia (abnormality or impairment of voluntary movement)
  8. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat)
  9. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)
  10. Nausea and vomiting
5 - 10 years:
  1. Emotional disorder
  2. Aggression
  3. Chest pain
  4. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  5. Gynaecomastia (enlargement of the gland tissue of the male breast)
  6. Gastric ulcer (stomach ulcer)
  7. Nausea and vomiting
  8. Drug ineffective
  9. Hiatal hernia (hernia resulting from the protrusion of part of the stomach through the diaphragm)
  10. Oesophageal ulcer (ulcer of oesophagus)
10+ years:
  1. Aggression
  2. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  3. Stress and anxiety
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Staring (a prolonged gaze or fixed look)
  6. Abnormal behavior
  7. Mental status changes (general changes in brain function, such as confusion, amnesia (memory loss), loss of alertness, loss of orientation)
  8. Drug ineffective
  9. Liver disorder (liver diseases)
  10. Logorrhea
not specified:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Aggression
  3. Abnormal behavior
  4. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  5. Headache (pain in head)
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  7. Appetite - decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
  8. Disturbance in attention
  9. Drowsiness
  10. Nausea and vomiting

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Psychomotor Hyperactivity (feelings of extreme restlessness): 186 people, 2.23%
  2. Depression : 138 people, 1.65%
  3. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 123 people, 1.47%
  4. Asthma : 110 people, 1.32%
  5. Sleep Disorder : 102 people, 1.22%
  6. Disturbance In Attention : 100 people, 1.20%
  7. Abnormal Behavior : 88 people, 1.05%
  8. Stress And Anxiety : 84 people, 1.01%
  9. Aggression : 80 people, 0.96%
  10. Oppositional Defiant Disorder (a childhood disorder described by the diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders): 73 people, 0.87%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Strattera (860 people, 10.30%)
  2. Risperdal (394 people, 4.72%)
  3. Clonidine (233 people, 2.79%)
  4. Abilify (229 people, 2.74%)
  5. Risperidone (173 people, 2.07%)
  6. Depakote (161 people, 1.93%)
  7. Daytrana (159 people, 1.90%)
  8. Melatonin (158 people, 1.89%)
  9. Zoloft (157 people, 1.88%)
  10. Seroquel (142 people, 1.70%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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