Quillivant XR and QuilliChew ER are federally controlled substances (CII) because they can be abused or lead to dependence. Keep Quillivant XR and QuilliChew ER in a safe place to prevent misuse and abuse. Selling or giving away Quillivant XR or QuilliChew ER may harm others and is against the law. Tell your doctor if you or your child have (or have a family history of) ever abused or been dependent on alcohol, prescription medicines, or street drugs.
Quillivant XR or QuilliChew ER should not be taken if you or your child are allergic to methylphenidate hydrochloride, or any of the ingredients in Quillivant XR or QuilliChew ER, or are taking or have taken within the past 14 days an antidepression medicine called a monoamine oxidase inhibitor or MAOI.
The following have been reported with the use of methylphenidate hydrochloride and other stimulant medicines:
Call your healthcare provider right away if you or your child have any:
Quillivant XR or QuilliChew ER may not be right for you or your child. Tell your healthcare provider if:
What should I avoid while taking Quillivant XR or QuilliChew ER?
Quillivant XR and QuilliChew ER should not be taken with MAOI medicines or if you stopped taking an MAOI in the last 14 days. Do not drink alcohol while taking Quillivant XR or QuilliChew ER. This may cause a faster release of your methylphenidate dose.
What are the possible side effects of Quillivant XR or QuilliChew ER?
Quillivant XR or QuilliChew ER may cause serious side effects, including:
Other serious side effects include:
Common side effects include:
|Trouble sleeping||Stomach pain||Mood swings|
|Nausea||Weight loss||Fast heart beat|
|Vomiting||Anxiety||Increased blood pressure|
These are not all the possible side effects of Quillivant XR and QuilliChew ER.
Call your healthcare provider for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Quillivant XR and QuilliChew ER are central nervous system stimulant prescription medicines. Quillivant XR is a liquid medicine that you take by mouth. QuilliChew ER is a chewable tablet.
Quillivant XR and QuilliChew ER are used for the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Quillivant XR and QuilliChew ER may help increase attention and decrease impulsiveness and hyperactivity in people with ADHD.
It is not known if Quillivant XR or QuilliChew ER are safe and effective in children under 6 years of age.
Patients should always ask their doctors for medical advice about adverse events. You may report an adverse event related to Tris Pharma products by calling
The health information contained herein is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended to replace discussions with a healthcare professional. All decisions regarding patient care must be made with a healthcare professional, considering the unique characteristics of the patient.