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dexmethylphenidate

Side Effects

List dexmethylphenidate side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with dexmethylphenidate:

Common side effects of dexmethylphenidate:

  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of dexmethylphenidate:

  • Fast HeartbeatSevere
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Throat PainLess Severe
  • TwitchingLess Severe

Rare side effects of dexmethylphenidate:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • Behaving with Excessive Cheerfulness and ActivitySevere
  • Continued Painful ErectionSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Failure to GrowSevere
  • Feeling RestlessSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • HallucinationSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & RealitySevere
  • Problems with EyesightSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Skin Rash with SloughingSevere
  • StrokeSevere
  • Aggressive BehaviorLess Severe
  • Altered Interest in Having Sexual IntercourseLess Severe
  • Constriction of Blood Vessels of the ExtremitiesLess Severe
  • DepressionLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • High Blood PressureLess Severe
  • Occasional Numbness, Prickling, or Tingling of Fingers and ToesLess Severe
  • Stuffy NoseLess Severe

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