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    methylphenidate transdermal

    Side Effects

    List methylphenidate transdermal side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with methylphenidate transdermal:

    Common side effects of methylphenidate transdermal:

    • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
    • DizzyLess Severe
    • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
    • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
    • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
    • Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Weight LossLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of methylphenidate transdermal:

    • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
    • DyskinesiaSevere
    • Fast HeartbeatSevere
    • Mood ChangesSevere
    • Chronic Muscle Twitches or MovementsLess Severe
    • Complication at Treatment SiteLess Severe
    • DrowsinessLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • High Blood PressureLess Severe
    • Involuntary Muscle MovementsLess Severe
    • Joint PainLess Severe
    • Redness of SkinLess Severe
    • Skin IrritationLess Severe
    • Stuffy NoseLess Severe
    • Throat IrritationLess Severe

    Rare side effects of methylphenidate transdermal:

    • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
    • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
    • Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
    • AnemiaSevere
    • AnginaSevere
    • Behaving with Excessive Cheerfulness and ActivitySevere
    • Chemical LeukodermaSevere
    • Continued Painful ErectionSevere
    • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
    • DepressionSevere
    • Erythema MultiformeSevere
    • Having Thoughts of SuicideSevere
    • HivesSevere
    • Inflammation of Arteries that Carry Blood in the BrainSevere
    • Liver ProblemsSevere
    • Low Platelet Count and Bleeding from Immune ResponseSevere
    • Mental Disorder Resulting from Poisonous AgentsSevere
    • Neuroleptic Malignant SyndromeSevere
    • Psychosis caused by a DrugSevere
    • SeizuresSevere
    • Serious Muscle Damage that may Lead to Kidney FailureSevere
    • Skin Rash with SloughingSevere
    • Aggressive BehaviorLess Severe
    • Altered Interest in Having Sexual IntercourseLess Severe
    • Constriction of Blood Vessels of the ExtremitiesLess Severe
    • Contact DermatitisLess Severe
    • Dilated PupilLess Severe
    • Disturbance in the Ability of the Eye to FocusLess Severe
    • Easily Angered or AnnoyedLess Severe
    • Feeling Anger Toward SomethingLess Severe
    • FeverLess Severe
    • Hair LossLess Severe
    • NervousLess Severe
    • Occasional Numbness, Prickling, or Tingling of Fingers and ToesLess Severe
    • Problems with EyesightLess Severe
    • Worsening Symptoms of Tourette's SyndromeLess Severe

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    CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

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