Review: how effective is Vyvanse for Narcolepsy?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 12, 2014)
Overall ratings: 2.8/5
Long term ratings: 3.0/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) is for Narcolepsy. The study is based on 12 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Vyvanse
Vyvanse (latest outcomes from 7,565 users) has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Common side effects of Vyvanse include insomnia, insomnia exacerbated, fatigue, headache, aggression aggravated.
Narcolepsy (latest reports from 9,179 patients) is typically treated by Provigil, Nuvigil, Xyrem, Modafinil, Ritalin, Dexedrine.
On Mar, 12, 2014: 12 people are studied for taking Vyvanse in Narcolepsy
Vyvanse effectiveness for Narcolepsy (number of people):
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