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How effective is Vyvanse for Narcolepsy?

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 created by eHealthMe based on 12 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Vyvanse

Vyvanse (latest outcomes from 7,751 users) has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

Narcolepsy

Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally) (latest reports from 9,455 patients) can be treated by Provigil, Nuvigil, Xyrem, Modafinil, Ritalin, Dexedrine.

On Oct, 23, 2014: 12 people are studied for taking Vyvanse in Narcolepsy




Vyvanse effectiveness for Narcolepsy


Long term Vyvanse effectiveness for Narcolepsy

Vyvanse effectiveness for Narcolepsy (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall23340
Long term
(1+ years)
00300

Gender of people who take Vyvanse for Narcolepsy * :

FemaleMale
Narcolepsy50.00%50.00%

Age of people who take Vyvanse for Narcolepsy * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Narcolepsy0.00%0.00%8.33%41.67%8.33%33.33%0.00%8.33%

Who find Vyvanse more effective for Narcolepsy?

Gender of people who find Vyvanse more effective * :

FemaleMale
Narcolepsy25.00%75.00%

Age of people who find Vyvanse more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Narcolepsy0.00%0.00%25.00%50.00%0.00%25.00%0.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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