Ritalin Side Effects

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  1. link Chinadoll4759
    Ritalin speacial, diffrent, thr, smart, grammar school
    IS THERE ANY LONG TERM EFFECT'S ON A CHILD TAKING THE RITALIN ? HE'S 7 YEARS OLD AND HE'S VERY SMART AND WE ARE SCARED THAT THIS WILL AFFECT HIM IN SOME WAY OR EVEN MAKE HIM ACT DIFFRENT. HE'S VERY SPEACIAL TO US .WE ARE DEBATING ON EVEN LETTING THR - 24% more...
    Chinadoll4759- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Ritalin
  2. link Madsniper
    When I was in first grade, may parents had me take ritalin only during the school months, and they took me off of it during the summer. They did this so I wouldn't have stunted growth. I was able to come off Ritalin entirely by fourth grade, because - 47% more...
    Madsniper- over a year ago
  3. link Wadey
    Don't worry I'm 12 and I've takes it for 3 years but before I took it I was kick out of 5 schools but after I started to take it I passed my 11+ and got in to Beths Grammar School and I've never been happy but I do suffer from sevre headaches at leas - 19% more...
    Wadey- over a year ago
  4. link Coffeeseven
    Ritalin artificial sweeteners, attention spans, home schooling, psychologist, hotmail
    I was sent to psychologist after psychologist as a child because I couldn't pay attention in grade school. I was finally put on Ritalin. I'm 45 now and a parent myself and suffer from mild, but unexplainable bouts of anger as a result of Ritalin. Her - 82% more...
    Coffeeseven- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Ritalin
  5. link Taobutterfly
    Wow! I absolutely agree with your response(s)!
    Taobutterfly- over a year ago
  6. link Dan
    Ritalin fertility, grammar school
    I was wondering if ritalin could effect fertility?
    Dan- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Ritalin
  7. link Wadey
    Do u go to beths grammar school ? If you do then I know u if not sorry for wasting ur time
    Wadey- over a year ago
  8. link Ramarama
    Ritalin c average, insinuate, lack of attention, own health, senior year
    My side effects: Humiliation and Anger. I take the generic form of Ritalin. I started taking it in 5th grade. Then decided that I was too embarrassed to have to go to the nurse to take my meds at school and stopped. I had a C average and teachers con - 92% more...
    Ramarama- over a year ago - in Ritalin
  9. link Marimixes
    Ritalin causing Meniere's Disease? Possible?
    It is possible and/or likely that long-term use (+7 years) could cause the onset of Meniere's Disease?
    Marimixes- over a year ago - in Ritalin
  10. link Goonie86
    Ritalin vomiting, light headed, caffeinated, jittery, stimulant
    I am 19 and not clinically diagnosed with ADD, but it makes me feel jittery and light-headed. when i first started using this, I needed food in my stomach and not just a caffeinated stimulant (don't just have coffee for breakfast when you take this d - 20% more...
    Goonie86- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Ritalin
  11. link Qualityqute
    ... I was specifically told by two Dr's and my Pharmacist, that if you feel "Jittery, Wired, Like you can't sit still, this is NOT the drug for you"..also that "In people with A.D.D. or A.D.H.D Ridalin should relax you and help you foc - 32% more...
    Qualityqute- over a year ago
  12. link Kristenk78
    numbness in arm and fast heart beat
    I am 28 years old and I have narcolepsy. I take ritalin. I was in a car accident a few years ago and I have had shoulder pain ever since. Recently, I have started having numbness in my left arm. I also have a fast hear beat at times due to the ritali - 43% more...
    Kristenk78- over a year ago - in Ritalin
  13. link Rhapsody
    Ritalin shampoo and conditioner, nervousness, indefinately, wellbutrin, ditsy
    I noticed nervousness upon first starting, which I was worried about since I also have anxiety with depression, but this nervousness dissapated after a week or two into the drug. However, one almost indefinately needs to take ritalin with another dru - 84% more...
    Rhapsody- over a year ago - in Ritalin
  14. link Martiabell
    Ritalin
    My son was on Ritalin when he was younger and I believe it has had some long term side effects and has a factor in what he is and has been going through these past years. I am considering looking into this and finding out if the problems he is suffer - 41% more...
    Martiabell- over a year ago - in Ritalin
  15. link Kkmcmillion
    Ritalin cleansing the liver
    client used (alot) of ritalin to get high. should she be concerned about cleansing the liver with cranberry juice? her dr was already notified.
    Kkmcmillion- over a year ago - in Ritalin
  16. link Onerayboy
    ritalin
    ritalin is is popular do you know why has anyone tried taking it without add?
    Onerayboy- over a year ago - in Ritalin
  17. link Chainwall
    Ritalin clutter, brain
    I think it clutter brained me. I think it stopped my body and brain from maturing and developing. I am considering suing the manufacturers. Jeremy
    Chainwall- over a year ago - in Ritalin
  18. link Darnoc1
    needto know origin of Ritalin
    um yeah if anyone sees the and knows the origin of Ritalin please e-mail me
    Darnoc1- over a year ago - in Ritalin
  19. link Luckyme
    Miracle Drug
    I have 2 grandsons aged 9 & 10...they both have been on ritalin for a few years...which is a blessing for them as well as for the everyone concerned....the youngest one used to have fits of rage before the medication...by biting his mother..attac - 71% more...
    Luckyme- over a year ago - in Ritalin