Ritalin and Bacterial prostatitis - from FDA reports

Bacterial prostatitis is reported only by a few people who take Ritalin. We study 18,273 people who have side effects while taking Ritalin from FDA. Among them, 1 have Bacterial prostatitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Bacterial prostatitis and more.

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On Sep, 24, 2018

18,273 people reported to have side effects when taking Ritalin.
Among them, 1 person (0.01%) has Bacterial prostatitis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ritalin cause Bacterial prostatitis?

Age of people who have Bacterial prostatitis when taking Ritalin *:

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Gait Disturbance: 1 person, 100.00%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Tylenol: 1 person, 100.00%
  2. Sinemet: 1 person, 100.00%
  3. Miralax: 1 person, 100.00%
  4. Macrobid: 1 person, 100.00%
  5. Lorazepam: 1 person, 100.00%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Urinary Tract Infection: 1 person, 100.00%
  2. Therapeutic Response Unexpected: 1 person, 100.00%
  3. Stress And Anxiety: 1 person, 100.00%
  4. Prostatic Specific Antigen Increased: 1 person, 100.00%
  5. Itching: 1 person, 100.00%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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