Ritalin and Ocd - from FDA reports


Summary

Ocd is found among people who take Ritalin, especially for people who are male, 2-9 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zoloft, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Ocd with Ritalin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,196 people who have side effects when taking Ritalin from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 25, 2017

16,196 people reported to have side effects when taking Ritalin.
Among them, 79 people (0.49%) have Ocd


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ritalin cause Ocd?

Time on Ritalin when people have Ocd *:

  • < 1 month: 41.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.33 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 25.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.33 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Ocd when taking Ritalin *:

  • female: 33.77 %
  • male: 66.23 %

Age of people who have Ocd when taking Ritalin *:

  • 0-1: 20 %
  • 2-9: 22 %
  • 10-19: 14 %
  • 20-29: 8 %
  • 30-39: 6 %
  • 40-49: 8 %
  • 50-59: 4 %
  • 60+: 18 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (6 people, 7.59%)
  • Drowsiness (5 people, 6.33%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 5.06%)
  • Sinusitis (3 people, 3.80%)
  • Hypersensitivity (3 people, 3.80%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zoloft (16 people, 20.25%)
  • Wellbutrin (15 people, 18.99%)
  • Protonix (11 people, 13.92%)
  • Oxycontin (10 people, 12.66%)
  • Miacalcin (9 people, 11.39%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (31 people, 39.24%)
  • Aggression (21 people, 26.58%)
  • Suicidal Ideation (19 people, 24.05%)
  • Head Injury (16 people, 20.25%)
  • Abnormal Behavior (16 people, 20.25%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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