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Methylphenidate (Ritalin) is a stimulant drug approved for Therapy of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, postural orthost...
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Does Ritalin cause Aggression ?

Aggression is a known side effect of Ritalin
#21 in Ritalin discussions - 663 posts discuss Aggression with Ritalin. Aggression is #21 concern in Ritalin discussions.
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aggressive behavior and any verbally aggressive behavior...
" ...stopped the Ritilan all together and he has stopped all physically aggressive behavior and any verbally aggressive behavior is within the ...to start him on adderall but the social workers are b... "

Ritalin, and I have noticed an increased aggression in him,...
" Yes, I have a 8 yr old son recently on Ritalin, and I have noticed an increased aggression in him, and I am concerned. That is how I found this. I... "

of aggression, they put him on Ritalin. What they need...
" ...against them. If a little boy shows signs of aggression, they put him on Ritalin. What they need to do is strap a pair ...him and make him work the bag till his arms are too tired to... "

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and Aggression? My son has been on Ritalin for a month...
" Ritalin and Aggression? My son has been on Ritalin for a month now after coming off of Risperdal and Trilepital. He is doing ...in the afternoon 1) He is VERY hyper and 2)is VERYaggressive. Has... "

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actually show some aggression on Ritalin so I really doubt...
" ...is more exciting than seeing men running around with a ball. They put any of the boys who actually show some aggression on Ritalin so I really doubt they will allow them to Box in... "

Ritalin can cause moodiness, irritability, aggression and...
" The Effects Of Retolin Ritalin contains the active ingredient Methylphenidate, ...doctor about the problem? The Ritalin can cause moodiness, irritability, aggression and insomnia. You can... "

In the last 2 or 3 weeks, I've noticed my aggression...
" ...and aggression/anger in adults I am a 35 year old on Ritalin (50mg/day) and have been taking it now for about 3 months. In the last 2 or 3 weeks, I've noticed my aggression level is going... "

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tolerable. But stimulants can also cause aggressive behavior...
" Focalin is basically Ritalin, which is supposed to make unruly children more tolerable. But stimulants can also cause aggressive behavior. I would seriously consider changing... "

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having lots of promblems with verbal and physical aggression...
" ...4 years old , recently diagnosed with adhd on ritalin. at the moment having lots of promblems with verbal and physical aggression, i feel he would benefit... "

greatly and make you relaxed. Feel increased aggression...
" ...it is similar to Ritalin, controls the ADHD. I'm ...very similar to Ritalin. Increase aggression - no, it will calm you down greatly and make you relaxed. Feel increased aggression - same a... "

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