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Ritalin extended-release dosage

Premium Questions

Dr.  Ashok Kumar MD

'm not worried because it is early. I know people take low doses of ritalin (I never take more than 5mg extended release) to help with fog and sleepiness. As ritalin tends to raise BP, will this... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

My daughter has been on 20 mg. Ritalin time release for 20 years. She is 30 years old. She has said ... build up a tolerance for Ritalin and would a higher dosage help or does she need a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chintan Solanki ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

My daughter 30 years old was prescribed a dosage increase for her Ritalin just last week from 20 mg.time release to 30 mg. She says that her vision is blurred. Is this a common side effect maybe caused... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar MD

after i got released from the hospital i feel like i have become addicted to tramadol , imy XXXXXXX dosage in a day has been 6 but i have noticed i cannot stop taken them or lowering my amount of 4 a day ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

yesterday , and his medication was changed to Concerta 54mg extended release.I feel slight concern about ... month he was taking Ritalin SR 40mg but we felt we reached a point of less effectiveness ,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Santra MD

Hello, I recently started taking a version of ritalin extended release beaded delivery? for a possible diagnosis of add or adhd anyways for a few days it was good now I take it every morning keeps my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Santra ( Dentist)
Dr.    Ivan R. Rommstein MD

. The stimulant Ritalin is what I m using now - it was Dexedrine. What is the higher dose available for Ritalin ... a day before switching to Dexedrine. The instant release only lasts 4 hours so the 20... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

I had gastric bypass in 2009. I have been on Ritalin IR 20mg twice a day but they wear off so ... to take a 36mg Concerta in the morning and then a 20mg IR Ritalin when it wears off. The Concerta is much ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

i have been diagnoised with A.A.D and been put on ritalin 20 mg. 3 times per day an d have been ... feel my dose of medication of ritalin has shown great progress in my ability to focus and use ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Viraj Ravin Shah MD

My student has been diagnosed with ADHD and Oppositional Defiant Disorder. He was taking Ritalin ... of the medicine. What are the effects of starting, stopping and/or administering dosages periodically? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Viraj Ravin Shah ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

Hello I think a mood stabiliser like lithium or valproate is needed. Talk to your doctor about this. Thanks

Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj MD

Ritalin is a steroid which increases your heart rate, THC and marijuana increase your heart rate. You can cause arrhythmias and a racing heart if you take ritalin and smoke weed at the same time. It would be...

Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

Ritalin or Methylphenidate is a stimulant medication which can increase your anxiety. It can also cause many other side effects if not taken under proper guidance. So, please avoid it.