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- What is dexmethylphenidate-oral, and how does it work (mechanism of action)?
- What brand names are available for dexmethylphenidate-oral?
- Is dexmethylphenidate-oral available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for dexmethylphenidate-oral?
- What are the side effects of dexmethylphenidate-oral?
- What is the dosage for dexmethylphenidate-oral?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with dexmethylphenidate-oral?
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What is the dosage for dexmethylphenidate-oral?
Which drugs or supplements interact with dexmethylphenidate-oral?
Dexmethylphenidate should not be combined with monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) such as phenelzine (Nardil), selegiline (Zelapar, Emsam, and Eldepryl), tranylcypromine (Parnate), procarbazine (Matulane), rasagiline (Azilect), and isocarboxazid (Marplan) because of risks of hypertensive crisis. Dexmethylphenidate and MAO inhibitors should be separated by at least 14 days.
Dexmethylphenidate should be used with caution with blood pressure medications or individuals with high blood pressure because it can increase blood pressure and decrease effectiveness of blood pressure medications.
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