Review: Zonegran and Vyvanse
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Zonegran and Vyvanse. It is created by eHealthMe based on 4 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 4, 2014: 4 people who reported to have interactions when taking Zonegran, Vyvanse are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Zonegran (zonisamide)
- Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Zonegran, Vyvanse:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||4|
|Moaning (a low, sustained, mournful cry)||4|
|Blood Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Increased||4|
|Muscle Spasticity (tight or stiff muscles and an inability to control those muscles)||4|
|Off Label Use||2|
|Formication (a sensation that exactly resembles that of small insects crawling on (or under) the skin)||2|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Zonegran, Vyvanse:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder
- Asperger's disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Liothyronine sodium
- Glatiramer acetate
- Metformin hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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On eHealthMe, Zonegran (zonisamide) is often used to treat epilepsy. 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:
- Zonegran is used in:
- Vyvanse is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- 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
- 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 ...
- Has anyone experienced high glucose levels with zonisamide?
Just started on 200 mg; was on 150 for a week and before that, 100 mg since early Aug. Have had flu-like symptoms for 2 days, fainted once, low b/p (stopped COQ 10 and Losartan) a month ago; extreme fatigue; loss of appetite; light-headed. Being light-headed is not new; I used to think it was low b ...
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