Review: could Vyvanse cause Aggression?
We study 5,526 people who have side effects while taking Vyvanse from FDA and social media. Among them, 247 have Aggression. Find out below who they are, when they have Aggression and more.
Get a free personalized report of your drugs: we study for you 352 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. Start to use eHealthMe >>>
Vyvanse (latest outcomes from 7,741 users) has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Aggression (latest reports from 161,286 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety, pain.
On Sep, 12, 2014: 5,526 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse. Among them, 247 people (4.47%) have Aggression.
Time on Vyvanse when people have Aggression * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Aggression when taking Vyvanse * :
Age of people who have Aggression when taking Vyvanse * :
Severity of Aggression when taking Vyvanse ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Aggression ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (224 people, 90.69%)
- Depression (13 people, 5.26%)
- Aggression (12 people, 4.86%)
- Adhd (10 people, 4.05%)
- Bipolar disorder (9 people, 3.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Strattera (27 people, 10.93%)
- Abilify (22 people, 8.91%)
- Seroquel (16 people, 6.48%)
- Risperdal (14 people, 5.67%)
- Ritalin (10 people, 4.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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 have Aggression while taking Vyvanse?
Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Vyvanse and have Aggression
- group for people who take Vyvanse
- group for people who have Aggression
Comments from related studies:
From this study (2 years ago):
discharged from job for speaking out
From this study (2 years ago):
Thirteen year-old male - has taken Vyvanse for 2 years and sertraline for 4 years. Recent increase in irritability, aggessiveness and hostility (past 1-2 months). Also noticed a return of anxiety symptoms such as nail-biting,teeth-grinding during sleep, etc. No external/environmental changes.
Monica on Jun, 6, 2012:
I am an adult, and my teethgrinding has also worsened. Even grind during the day, which I never did.
From this study (4 years ago):
They can't totally control my bipolar. I ahve tired so many medications. I just recently dropped Welbutrin and Lamactil. I got to the point where I couldn't think, concentrate or remember. It took me twice as long to do my job. I was falling asleep driving at work and driving.
I've gained 50 pounds in the first 4 years of my bipolar treatment, then lost 60 pounds. I've gained 20 in last year and am unable to exercise because everytime i excercise I crash. I get so aggitated and angry and I can't think. I stuff my face withi food. I get a headache. I feel like I'm going to explode.
Everyone just wants me to take more medicine or the latest is that I havae Central Sleep Apnea and Narcolepsy (neither of which I have had in the past and I am still only 145 pounds).
I've been diagnosed with hypoglycemia a long time ago. No one has every told me that my meds might make this worse.
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Vyvanse, Aggression
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.
- High triglyceride reading
After 6 months of taking vyvanse my triglyceride levels went from 97 to 415.
- Flagyl and hair loss
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 ...
More reviews for: Vyvanse, Aggression
On eHealthMe, Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) is often used for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Find out below the conditions Vyvanse is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Vyvanse used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT 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 eHealthMe.com 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 http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ 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.