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What are the side effects of methylphenidate?

What are the side effects of methylphenidate?

Methylphenidate: Ritalin (methylphenidate) side-effects include nervousness, insomnia, nausea/vomiting, loss of appetite, diarrhea, heartburn, headache, muscle tightness, dry mouth, restlessness, tingling of hands/feet, decrease sexual desire, painful menstruation, chest pain, shortness of breath, heart beats faster, blurred vision, agitation, seizures, psychosis, mood changes, tics, rash. ...Read more

Methylphenidate (Definition)

Is the generic name of ritalin (methylphenidate). It is a ...Read more


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What are the side effects of dexmethylphenidate?

What are the side effects of dexmethylphenidate?

Well tolerated: Focalin (dexmethylphenidate) is generally quite well-tolerated in most patients. Adverse events can carry someone between children and adults. These can include nervousness, insomnia, , loss of appetite, abdominal pain, weight loss during prolonged therapy, and an increase in heart rate may occur. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of amphetamines?

What are the side effects of amphetamines?

See below: All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome when using amphetamine/dextroamphetamine: constipation; diarrhea; dizziness; dry mouth; headache; loss of appetite; nausea; nervousness; restlessness; stomach pain or upset; trouble sleeping; unpleasant taste; vomiting;. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of nuvigil?

What are the side effects of nuvigil?

Agitation: Anxiety, agitation, tremor are most common side effects, one has to be careful with drug interactions as Nuvigil my increase the level of certain meds. . in patients with heart problems one has to be extra careful in assessing cardiac function and status before prescribing ...Read more

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What are the side effects of ritalin (methylphenidate)?

What are the side effects of ritalin (methylphenidate)?

Well tolerated: Ritalin (methylphenidate) is generally quite well-tolerated in most patients. Adverse events can vary someone between children and adults. These can include nervousness, insomnia, , loss of appetite, abdominal pain, weight loss during prolonged therapy, and an increase in heart rate. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of bupropion?

What are the side effects of bupropion?

Bupropion : Mild side effects include dry mouth, nausea, stomach pains, headache, soreness, itching, sweating, low libido, flu like, dizziness; more serious include hives, breathing problems, swelling in throat, face, tongue, lips, seizures, racing heart, fever, mental confusion, poor focus, psychotic symptoms. If you are worried about any, call your doctor right away. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of modafinil?

What are the side effects of modafinil?

Headache. GI upset: Overall tolerated well on short term use some may have some side effect on long term use. Anxiety, depression, dizziness , somnolence. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of venlafaxine?

What are the side effects of venlafaxine?

Potential side: Effects with Effexor (venlafaxine) include high blood pressure, headache, blurred vision, constipation, diarrhea, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, heartburn, decreased libido, dry mouth, ^ anxiety, increased sweating, dizziness, unusual dreams , tremor, insomnia, fatigue, depression, somnolence, paresthesias, abdominal pain, gas, flu-like symptoms, etc. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of citalopram/celapram?

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What are the side effects of citalopram/celapram?

Citalopram(Celexa): Celexa (citalopram) side effects include restlessness, nausea, stomach upset, headaches, sweating, stiff muscles, shakes, dizziness, drowsiness, insomnia, cold/flu symptoms, decrease sex drive. Call your doctor if you have high fever, chest pains, seizures, rash, swollen face, suicidality. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of clonidine?

What are the side effects of clonidine?

Variable: Commonly include: dry mouth, fatigue, constipation, headache, bradycardia. A more worrisome side effect is rebound hypertension since it is a short acting drug. Speak with your doctor. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of clonazepam?

SE's: Clonazepam: Clonazepam is part of the benzodiazepine group of medications. These are sedatives and anti-anxiety medications. Benzo's (as they are known) are very addictive. They cause calmness and sedation. It is very hard to break a benzo addiction. So, please use this drug sparingly and very carefully. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of citalopram?

Maybe none: Most tolerate it well. Most common are nausea, sedation, insomnia, sweating, tremor, diarrhea, or increased anxiety which are usually transient if they occur. Sexual side effects may be persistent, but are less common than with other ssri. Discuss any symptoms you think may be related with your prescribing doc. ...Read more

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What are side effects of dexmethylphenidate?

What are side effects of dexmethylphenidate?

It varies.: Most people actually tolerate this medication quite well. The most common adverse events can include stomach upset, decrease in appetite, headache, blurred vision, dry mouth, anxiety, and sleep impairment. Generally these side effects are mild and resolve quickly. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of trazadone?

What are the side effects of trazadone?

Minimal: Trazadone was originally marketed as an antidepressant, but requires high doses if effective at all. It is most commonly used for sleep as it is usually quite sedating. The sedation is actually a side effect and may be too much and cause a hung over feeling in the morning for some people. It may also cause dizziness when standing up suddenly. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of risperidone?

What are the side effects of risperidone?

Many Dose dependent: Common adverse events with Risperidone (<5% and 2x placebo) can include tremor, slowed muscle movement, restlessness, abnormal muscle tone, sedation, dizziness, anxiety, blurred vision, nausea, dry mouth, constipation, increased appetite, increased weight, nasopharyngeal complaints, rash and fatigue. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of quetiapine?

What are the side effects of quetiapine?

Can vary: •allergic reactions •fast or irregular heartbeat •increased hunger or thirst •increased urination •problems with balance •seizures •stiff muscles •suicidal thoughts or other mood changes •uncontrollable head, mouth, neck, arm, or leg movements •change in sex drive or performance •constipation •drowsy or dizzy •dry mouthstomach upsetweight gain. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of lamictal?

What are the side effects of lamictal?

Numerous: The most serious side-effect which may occur rarely is a skin rash (stevens-johnson) which is less likely when dosing is started low and slowly raised. Also, light headedness, loss of balance, mental slowing, drowsiness, fatigue, depression, drug interactions. Side effects are not excessive with Lamictal compared to other anticonvulsants. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of antidepressants?

What are the side effects of antidepressants?

Depends on med: Different medications have different side effects. Ssris are most known for weight gain, nausea, headache, and sexual side effects. Wellbutrin (bupropion) may increase anxiety and increase risk of seizures. Remeron is sedating and may increase appetite. Ask your doctor about side effects for your medication. All can increase suicidal thoughts in adolescents and young adults. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of phentermine?

What are the side effects of phentermine?

A #: Some of the possible side effects of Phentermine include: rapid heart rate, increased blood pressure, restlessness, trouble sleeping, palpitations, dizziness, tremor, headache, feeling up or down, dry mouth, constipation, loose stools & bad taste in mouth. Less common sxs include: hallucinations, aggression, fever, seizures, panic or mania. ...Read more

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Ritalin (Definition)

Ritalin is an appetite suppressant which is a kind ...Read more