eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

Advanced tools
Browse eHealthMe       Feature support groups

Home > Vyvanse > Suboxone > Vyvanse and Suboxone

Review: Vyvanse and Suboxone

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Vyvanse and Suboxone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 49 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Vyvanse and Suboxone >>>

What are the drugs

Vyvanse (what 7,751 Vyvanse users reported?) has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

Suboxone (what 8,245 Suboxone users reported?) has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is used in opiate withdrawal.

On Sep, 11, 2014: 49 people who take Vyvanse, Suboxone are studied

Vyvanse, Suboxone outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate)
- Suboxone (buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Vyvanse is effective37.50%
(3 of 8 people)
(5 of 9 people)
(1 of 3 people)
(3 of 3 people)
(1 of 1 people)
(1 of 1 people)
(0 of 1 people)
Suboxone is effective40.00%
(2 of 5 people)
(5 of 5 people)
(6 of 6 people)
(2 of 4 people)
(4 of 4 people)
(1 of 1 people)
(1 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Erythema MultiformeHeadachePinwormsInsomnia ExacerbatedHeadacheInappropriate Affectn/aSomnolence
SomnolenceAches And Pains In BonesAppetite DecreasedBruxismAches And Pains In BonesObsessive-compulsive DisorderLoss Of Consciousness
SedationBelchingSweating - ExcessiveExacerbation Of AnxietyBelchingDecreased Eye ContactGait Disturbance
Bone LossBone LossHeart Rate IncreasedEuphoric MoodFeverPolydipsiaMania
FeverConstipationGastrointestinal PainHeart Rate IncreasedImpulsive BehaviourDisturbance In Attention
Insomnia ExacerbatedObsessive-compulsive DisorderSweating - ExcessivePsychotic DisorderAggression
BruxismInappropriate AffectAppetite DecreasedIntentional Overdose
Exacerbation Of AnxietyImpulsive BehaviourConstipationDrug Intolerance
Euphoric MoodSerotonin SyndromeDyspnoea
Gastrointestinal PainPsychotic DisorderAsthenia

Drug effectiveness by gender :

Vyvanse is effective50.00%
(9 of 18 people)
(5 of 8 people)
Suboxone is effective84.21%
(16 of 19 people)
(5 of 7 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

Loss Of ConsciousnessIntentional Overdose
Gait DisturbanceDrug Intolerance
HypokinesiaImpaired Driving Ability
Obsessive-compulsive DisorderMania
Eye DisorderDrug Ineffective
Oedema PeripheralBack Disorder
Drug DiversionSedation
Drug ToxicitySomnolence

Drug effectiveness by age :

Vyvanse is effectiven/an/an/a31.25%
(5 of 16 people)
(6 of 18 people)
(3 of 4 people)
Suboxone is effectiven/an/an/a50.00%
(8 of 16 people)
(12 of 19 people)
(1 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

n/an/an/aImpaired Driving AbilityAches And Pains In BonesObsessive-compulsive DisorderFeeling Abnormaln/a
AggressionBelchingDrug Effect DecreasedOedema Peripheral
Drug IntoleranceBack DisorderLethargyConstipation
Intentional OverdoseHeadacheInsomniaHallucination
ManiaAppetite DecreasedIrritabilityAsthenia
Impulsive BehaviourDrug Screen False PositiveDepressionPeriorbital Oedema
Inappropriate AffectFeverLogorrhoeaAsthma
Obsessive-compulsive DisorderSweating - ExcessiveElectric ShockDisturbance In Attention
Decreased Eye ContactPinwormsDyspnoea
PolydipsiaDrug Withdrawal SyndromeSomnolence

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you take Vyvanse and Suboxone?

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Vyvanse and Suboxone
- group for people who take Suboxone
- group for people who take Vyvanse

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (10 months ago):

  • Randomly tested for presence of meds the doctors ordered. Came out negative for the Xanax and positive for clozapine which I have never taken.


  • From this study (10 months ago):

  • I'm having severe insomnia and want to know if it will be safe to use OTC melatonin to help me sleep


  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • False positive for hydromorphone, hydrocodone and methylphenidate


Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Suboxone, Vyvanse

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Vyvanse for aspergers / autism and adhd working well
    Glad our child's condition was properly diagnosed and now is treated with this medication. Had to go to a team of experts to get the right diagnosis of Aspergers with ADHD, impulsive type. I'm sharing this in hopes some others will be consider a medication that can possibly help.

  • Insomnia from suboxone
    Does Suboxone cause insomnia? Hell yes, I haven't slept properly for years and I wish I had never gone on it. My night is my day and daybreak is when i'm heading off to sleep,I try to wake up about 11 am but that is still half the day gone. I am so so over it, all I can do is reduce my dose and th ...

  • High triglyceride reading
    After 6 months of taking vyvanse my triglyceride levels went from 97 to 415.

More reviews for: Suboxone, Vyvanse

Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) is often used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Suboxone (buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride) is often used to treat opiate withdrawal. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.


About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

© 2014 All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of's terms of service and privacy policy.