Concerta vs Daytrana

Concerta
(Rx)
Daytrana
(Rx)
Concerta is an ADHD medication.
Daytrana is an ADHD medication.
Satisfaction Score
?
3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for ADHD
2.6
Concern level
1.7
Helpfulness
for ADHD
3.0
Concern level
1.9
Approval Date
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August 1, 2000
April 6, 2006
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
90,267 Discussions
36,440 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for ADHD
#2 for ADD
#3 for Depression
#4 for Anxiety
#5 for Inattentive
Concerta is prescribed for ADHD and ADD and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Our data suggest that it is taken for Depression and Anxiety, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for ADHD
#2 for ADD
Daytrana is prescribed for ADHD and ADD and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Con
Headaches
6
Irritability
5
Tics
4
Loss of Appetite
3
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
Nausea
2
Euphoria
2
Drowsiness
2
Stomach Pain
2
Paranoia
2
Day
Euphoria
9
Addiction
7
Irritability
4
Headaches
4
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
Psychosis
3
Tics
2
Nausea
2
Drowsiness
2
Paranoia
2
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Concerta
Con
Daytrana
Day
Headaches
Con
Day
6
4
Irritability
Con
Day
5
4
Tics
Con
Day
4
2
Loss of Appetite
Con
Day
3
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Con
Day
3
3
Nausea
Con
Day
2
2
Euphoria
Con
Day
2
9
Drowsiness
Con
Day
2
2
Stomach Pain
Con
Day
2
0
Paranoia
Con
Day
2
2
Euphoria
Day
Con
9
2
Addiction
Day
Con
7
0
Irritability
Day
Con
4
5
Headaches
Day
Con
4
6
Withdrawal Symptoms
Day
Con
3
3
Psychosis
Day
Con
3
0
Tics
Day
Con
2
4
Nausea
Day
Con
2
2
Drowsiness
Day
Con
2
2
Paranoia
Day
Con
2
2
Alcohol warning
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Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 18 mg, 27 mg, 36 mg, 54 mg
Patch: 10 mg/9 hr, 15 mg/9 hr, 20 mg/9 hr, 30 mg/9 hr
Food Instructions
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Do not consume alcohol when taking methylphenidate as it may increase methylphenidate's toxicity.
Do not consume alcohol when taking methylphenidate as it may increase methylphenidate's toxicity.
Ingredients
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Methylphenidate
Methylphenidate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Concerta and Daytrana: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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