Known interactions between the following drugs: Carbamazepine, Ritalin
1 interaction was found for the drugs you selected.
CARBAMAZEPINE in Carbamazepine
may interact with METHYLPHENIDATE in Ritalin
Although the cause of this potential interaction is not clearly understood, carbamazepine may cause blood levels methylphenidate to be decreased. This could make methylphenidate less effective. If these drugs are used at the same time, your doctor may want to monitor you closely when therapy with carbamazepine is started or stopped, or when the dose of carbamazepine is changed. You may want to ask your healthcare provider about this potential interaction if you think you are having problems.
This interaction is poorly documented and is considered moderate in severity.
(Note: Not all drug interactions are known or reported in the literature, and new drug interactions are continually being reported. This information is provided only for your education and for you to discuss with your personal healthcare provider.)