Review: Pepcid Ac and Vyvanse
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Pepcid Ac and Vyvanse. It is created by eHealthMe based on 2 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Pepcid ac (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of famotidine. It is used in gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastric ulcer, indigestion
Vyvanse (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression, mental status tests, adh, chronic fatigue syndrome, fear, focus
On Dec, 4, 2013: 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 labored breathing)||2|
|Laryngeal Oedema (swelling of larynx)||1|
|Apparent Death (playing dead)||1|
|Blood Amylase Increased||1|
|Oedema Mouth (swelling of mouth)||1|
|Pharyngeal Oedema (abnormal accumulation of fluid in the cavities and intercellular spaces of the pharingeal)||1|
|Swollen Tongue (swelling of tongue)||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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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?
(for a 15 year old girl who has Possible Bipolar/mania, Hep B Carrier, ADHD, and takes Depakote, Vyvanse, Clonidine)
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
(Number of patients like worriedMom: 4,002)
- 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.
(for a 51 year old woman who has Peptic Ulcer, and takes Pepcid)
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?
(Number of patients like Terri1962: 467)
- 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?
(for a 49 year old woman who has Periodic Limb Movements In Sleep, Major Depression, Fibromyalgia Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder, Alpha Intrusion (sleep Disorder), Sleep Apnea (minor), and takes Ropinirole Hydrochloride, Cymbalta, Mirapex, Gabapentin, Carbidopa And Levodopa, Lyrica, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Lithium Carbonate, Desipramine Hydrochloride, Synthroid, Vyvanse, Lipitor)
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 ...
(Number of patients like etrozzi: 11,390)
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- By abaker: High triglyceride reading
(for a 43 year old woman who has High Triglyceride And Cholesterol Readings, and takes Vyvanse)
After 6 months of taking vyvanse my triglyceride levels went from 97 to 415.
(Number of patients like abaker: 774)
- By Notafanofflagyl: Flagyl and hair loss
(for a 39 year old woman who has UTI, and takes Prozac, Vyvanse)
I was miserable already but the side effects of this medicine only compounded it. I have had severe diarrhea, stomach cramps, nausea, a horrible metallic taste in my mouth and worst of all I have patches of hair that have completely fallen out!! I am horrified that this medicine is even prescribed t ...
(Number of patients like Notafanofflagyl: 2,715)
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:
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