Review: Pepcid Ac and Vyvanse drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Pepcid Ac and Vyvanse. It is created by eHealthMe based on 2 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Pepcid ac (latest outcomes from 3,267 users) has active ingredients of famotidine. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Vyvanse (latest outcomes from 7,565 users) has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is often used in depression.
On Mar, 10, 2014: 2 people who reported to have interactions when taking Pepcid Ac, Vyvanse are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Pepcid Ac (famotidine)
- Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Pepcid Ac, Vyvanse:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||2|
|Pharyngeal Oedema (abnormal accumulation of fluid in the cavities and intercellular spaces of the pharyngeal)||2|
|Swollen Tongue (swelling of tongue)||2|
|Oedema Mouth (swelling of mouth)||2|
|Apparent Death (playing dead)||2|
|Laryngeal Oedema (swelling of larynx)||2|
|Blood Amylase Increased||1|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Pepcid Ac, Vyvanse:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Blood Amylase Increased||1|
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hair loss
- High blood cholesterol and triglycerides
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Focalin xr
- Folic acid
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Pepcid Ac (famotidine) is often used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease. Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) is often used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. 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:
- Pepcid ac is used in:
- Vyvanse is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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- Vyvanse alternatives:
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By worriedMom: Has any pt that is carrier of hep b virus encountered mania and had to use a stabilizer like depakot ofr lamictal or lithium.? i'm researching if incident of hepatotoxicity might occur. comments?
Adopted Daughter born Hep B carrier, no symptoms. ADHD since 8 yrs old. at 15 yrs, recent signs of mania or biploar. started on depakote but concern for hepatotoxicity and weight gain. Would very much appreciate feedback from persons with direct experiences. thanks worriedMom
- By Terri1962: I have a peptic ulcer and my blood pressure goes up and down is this normal .i usually have prefect blood pressure. what is causing this to happen.
I have been on a bland diet for a peptic ulcer last night i tried to eat regular food and my blood pressure spiked up to 158/107 for just a few mins and came down but it has been going up and down. Is this normal?
- By etrozzi: I developed excessive saliva production after starting ropinerole (requip) for plmd. sleep was impossible due to frequent swallowing. has anyone else experienced similar symptoms?
The first 5 drugs above on my list that I tried for PLMD, I no longer use. I took ropinerole (Requip) for about 2 weeks when I noticed that I was producing more saliva and was swallowing a lot. It didn't really bother me too much, because the other drugs that I take give me a dry mouth. When I went ...
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