Ritalin SR Side Effects

Serious Ritalin SR Side Effects

Some Ritalin SR side effects, while uncommon, are potentially serious and should be reported to your healthcare provider. These include:
 
  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Confusion
  • Chest tightness, chest pain, or heart palpitations
  • Abnormally long-lasting or frequent painful erections of the penis in males of any age
  • Shortness of breath
  • Depression (see Ritalin SR and Depression)
  • More outgoing or aggressive behavior than normal
  • Signs of Raynaud's disease, such as cold and numb fingers and toes 
  • Strange behavior
  • Hallucinations (seeing, hearing, or feeling things that are not really there)
  • Agitation or restlessness
  • Fainting
  • Seizures
  • Uncontrolled movements of the head, neck, mouth, arms, or legs (known as tics)
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, including:
 
    • Unexplained skin rash
    • Itching
    • Hives
    • Wheezing or difficulty breathing
    • Unexplained swelling.
 

Rare Ritalin SR Side Effects

Rare Ritalin SR side effects were reported in very few people taking the medicine. Given how uncommon they occur, it can be difficult to tell whether these side effects are actually caused by the medication or by something else.
 
Some of these rare side effects of Ritalin SR include, but are not limited to:
 
If you suffer from seizures, heart problems, or mental problems, Ritalin SR can aggravate the symptoms associated with these conditions.
 
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