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Had taken extra dose of ritalin accidentally. Should I worry?

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I normally take 20 mg of ritalin IR in the morning, but I took 5 more mg an hour later, instead of taking my blood pressure medication by accident. Should I worry? Thanks
Posted Thu, 4 Jul 2013 in Medicines and Side Effects
Answered by Dr. Kerry Pottinger 11 minutes later
Thank you for using Healthcare Magic.
The usual dose of Ritalin is 20-30mg a day. You are on a relatively low dose therefore, an extra 5mg will not be a problem.
I hope this has reassured you.
Dr K A Pottinger
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