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Concerta (Methylphenidate) - Death - Suspected Cause - Side Effect Reports

 
 



Index of reports > Death (10)

Below is the selection of side effect reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Concerta (Methylphenidate) death. The selected reports were submitted to the FDA during the sample period of about a year.

Possible Concerta side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United Kingdom on 2012-08-27

Patient: female, weighing 30.0 kg (66.0 pounds)

Reactions: Completed Suicide

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Concerta
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2010-09-10

Concerta
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder
    Start date: 2011-08-30
    End date: 2011-10-26

Other drugs received by patient: Melatonin; Methylphenidate; Methylphenidate; Melatonin; Methylphenidate; Methylphenidate



Possible Concerta side effects in female

Reported by a physician from Denmark on 2012-08-20

Patient: female, weighing 47.0 kg (103.4 pounds)

Reactions: Sudden Cardiac Death, Tachyarrhythmia, Cardiac Hypertrophy

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Concerta
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder
    Start date: 2010-09-22

Ritalin
    Dosage: 10 mg
    Indication: Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder
    Start date: 2010-08-16



Possible Concerta side effects in female

Reported by a physician from Denmark on 2012-08-16

Patient: female, weighing 47.0 kg (103.4 pounds)

Reactions: Cardiac Murmur, Tachyarrhythmia, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Concerta
    Dosage: 36 mg, qd
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder
    Start date: 2010-09-22

Ritalin
    Dosage: 0.5 mg, qd
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder
    Start date: 2010-08-16



Possible Concerta side effects in female

Reported by a physician from Denmark on 2012-07-10

Patient: female, weighing 47.0 kg (103.4 pounds)

Reactions: Sudden Cardiac Death, Tachyarrhythmia, Cardiac Hypertrophy

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Concerta
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder
    Start date: 2010-09-22

Ritalin
    Dosage: 10 mg
    Indication: Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder
    Start date: 2010-08-16



Possible Concerta side effects in female

Reported by a physician from Denmark on 2012-07-03

Patient: female, weighing 47.0 kg (103.4 pounds)

Reactions: Cardiac Murmur, Tachyarrhythmia, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Concerta
    Dosage: 36 mg, qd
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder
    Start date: 2010-09-22

Ritalin
    Dosage: 0.5 mg, qd
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder
    Start date: 2010-08-16



Possible Concerta side effects in 10 year old female

Reported by a physician from United Kingdom on 2012-06-21

Patient: 10 year old female

Reactions: Death, Completed Suicide

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Concerta



Possible Concerta side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-05-25

Patient: male

Reactions: Neoplasm Malignant

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Concerta



Possible Concerta side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-04-09

Patient: male

Reactions: Neoplasm Malignant

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Concerta



Possible Concerta side effects in male

Reported by a physician from Denmark on 2012-03-21

Patient: male, weighing 87.0 kg (191.4 pounds)

Reactions: Sudden Death

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Concerta
    Dosage: stop date: sep-2010
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2010-09-10

Concerta
    Dosage: concerta 18 mg depottabletter
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder
    Start date: 2011-01-07

Concerta
    Dosage: stop date: sep-2010
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2010-09-10

Concerta
    Dosage: concerta 18 mg depottabletter
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Restlessness
    Start date: 2011-01-07



Possible Concerta side effects in male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2011-11-09

Patient: male, weighing 53.0 kg (116.6 pounds)

Reactions: Contusion, Dyspnoea, Status Asthmaticus, Excoriation, Cyanosis, Chest Pain, Circulatory Collapse, Toxicity To Various Agents, Epistaxis

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Albuterol
    Dosage: unknown
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    End date: 2010-11-07

Chantax
    Dosage: unknown
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    End date: 2010-11-07

Concerta
    Dosage: unknown
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    End date: 2010-11-07

Propranolol
    Dosage: unknown
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    End date: 2010-11-07

Risperidone
    Dosage: unknown
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    End date: 2010-11-07

Suboxone
    Dosage: dosing details unknown
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Xyrem
    Dosage: unknown
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    End date: 2010-11-07

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