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Take ritalin daily does taking this drug cause heart damage

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Dr.  Ram Choudhary MD

I was wondering, I take 15mg of ritalin IR daily. I have been taking it for about a month and a half. Can taking this drug cause heart damage? Thanks. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ram Choudhary ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.     Alexander H. Sheppe MD

RITTLIN dosage 20 mg 3 x daily i skip 5 to 6 doses at the afternoon dose as well as one weekend day ... choices are still not sure witch is best i am healthy 6 foot two 200 lbs VERY GOOD HEART NO SMOKE NO... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Alexander H. Sheppe ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.     Alexander H. Sheppe MD

take it for dealing with ADD.I had been on methylphenid generic for Ridalyn and am wondering if they aren't the same generic drug. Am I right or wrong? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Alexander H. Sheppe ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.   Srikanth Reddy MD

Can Ritalin cause depression after a few weeks in a person without a history of depression? Also, how long does it take for prednisone to clear your system? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Srikanth Reddy ( Psychiatrist)
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 ...I pulled the trigger and I'm on my 4th day of Parnate 20 mgs. I'm taking it... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar ( Psychiatrist)

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Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

flapping, name calling, etc). Currently taking Ritalin in combination with straterra (60 mg evening) Is there side effects in combining the two drugs that could explain the increase in inappropriate... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Hematologist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

my son and his partner are taking Ritalin to get high they are buying it off a lady who is prescribed it for add but is selling it to make money what affect and what are the dangers of them taking ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ratna Mulay MD

I was told that I was no longer allowed to take Ritalin to treat my ADHD because I m over the age ... anything more than Ritalin and told my doctor this might be the reason why my previous prescriber... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ratna Mulay ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Krishan Chaudhary MD

of these drugs for his not being able to sleep at night and says his thinking and his life are damaged because ...My son was on amphetamines for ADD for about 7 years. He was on Adderral and Ritalin... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Krishan Chaudhary ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Ivan R. Rommstein MD

symptoms until I stopped taking it for a short while to learn about the frequent urination problem. The stimulant Ritalin is what I m using now - it was Dexedrine. What is the higher dose available for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

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...

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.

Dr.          Muhammad Hanif MD

RETALIN SR tablets take longer time to excrete thoroughly. 85% is excretes in adults, rest remains inside for some time. Its half life is 2-3hours(half the dose left inside blood in 2-3hrs). I think you will pass...