54 patient evaluations for Methylphenidate

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Jan 1, 2005 (Started Jan 01, 1993)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (tremor in hands)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg/24 hr Daily
Advice & Tips: This medicine worked for me for years. However, at some point I can't pin down, it stopped having any effect at all.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: tremor in hands

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Aug 5, 2003 (Started Oct 13, 1993)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Weekly
Advice & Tips: I started developing nervous tics that's why I stopped taking it

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 1, 1999 (Started May 28, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Feb 12, 1998 (Started Dec 08, 1997)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (increased energy)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I had taken this as a child and it seems to have intensified my symptoms.
Side effects: increased energy

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