Psychiatrist struck off over Ritalin-fuelled relationship with patient

He also 'brazenly' prescribed her tadalafil which he used during their encounters, tribunal hears

A psychiatrist has been struck off after having sex with a patient who experienced disinhibition and an elevated libido after he inappropriately prescribed her Ritalin (methylphenidate).

Psychiatrist struck off over Ritalin-fuelled relationship with patient

The WA State Tribunal also rapped the doctor for failing to divulge the medications he had prescribed in a referral to another psychiatrist, potentially putting her health and safety at risk.

Adding to his professional misconduct, the psychiatrist tried to persuade the vulnerable patient not