Will you have Diabetes with Ritalin la - from FDA reports


Diabetes is found among people who take Ritalin la, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Patanol, and have Eating disorder. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,679 people who have side effects when taking Ritalin la from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on methylphenidate hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Ritalin la) and Ritalin la (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Diabetes are also considered in the study.

What is Ritalin la?

Ritalin la has active ingredients of methylphenidate hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from Ritalin la 1,944 users)

What is Diabetes?

Diabetes has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, diabetes, bipolar disorder, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 328,603 Diabetes patients).

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Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.

On Mar, 16, 2019

1,679 people reported to have side effects when taking Ritalin la.
Among them, 7 people (0.42%) have Diabetes

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ritalin la cause Diabetes?

Time on Ritalin la when people have Diabetes *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 100 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Diabetes when taking Ritalin la *:

  • female: 33.33 %
  • male: 66.67 %

Age of people who have Diabetes when taking Ritalin la *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 50 %
  • 20-29: 25 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 25 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Eating Disorder: 2 people, 28.57%
  2. Panic Disorder: 1 person, 14.29%
  3. Learning Disorder (the brain's disability to receive, process, store, respond to and communicate information): 1 person, 14.29%
  4. Depression: 1 person, 14.29%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zyprexa: 2 people, 28.57%
  2. Amoxicillin: 2 people, 28.57%
  3. Strattera: 2 people, 28.57%
  4. Concerta: 2 people, 28.57%
  5. Zithromax: 2 people, 28.57%
  6. Patanol: 2 people, 28.57%
  7. Lasix: 1 person, 14.29%
  8. Adderall Xr 15: 1 person, 14.29%
  9. Adipex-P: 1 person, 14.29%
  10. Cardizem: 1 person, 14.29%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Diabetic Ketoacidosis (diabetic ketoacidosis (dka) is high concentrations of ketone bodies): 2 people, 28.57%
  2. High Blood Cholesterol: 2 people, 28.57%
  3. Weight Loss: 1 person, 14.29%
  4. Drug Hypersensitivity: 1 person, 14.29%
  5. Anorexia (eating disorder characterized by immoderate food restriction and irrational fear of gaining weight): 1 person, 14.29%
  6. Blood Chloride Decreased: 1 person, 14.29%
  7. Blood Sodium Decreased: 1 person, 14.29%
  8. Chest Pain: 1 person, 14.29%
  9. Depression: 1 person, 14.29%
  10. Drug Administration Error: 1 person, 14.29%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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