Review: could Vyvanse cause Alcohol use (Alcoholism)?
Summary: Alcohol use is found among people who take Vyvanse, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vitamins nos, and have Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
We study 5,652 people who have side effects while taking Vyvanse from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Alcohol use. Find out below who they are, when they have Alcohol use and more.
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Vyvanse has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from 7,876 Vyvanse users)
Alcohol use (problems with alcohol) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 7,689 Alcohol use patients)
On Feb, 1, 2015: 5,629 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse. Among them, 10 people (0.18%) have Alcohol Use.
Time on Vyvanse when people have Alcohol use * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Alcohol use||75.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Alcohol use when taking Vyvanse * :
|Alcohol use||63.64%||36.36% |
Age of people who have Alcohol use when taking Vyvanse * :
|Alcohol use||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||12.50%||25.00%||37.50%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Alcohol use when taking Vyvanse ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Alcohol use||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Alcohol use ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (6 people, 60.00%)
- Mood altered (3 people, 30.00%)
- Depression (3 people, 30.00%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 30.00%)
- Contraception (3 people, 30.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamins nos (3 people, 30.00%)
- Prozac (3 people, 30.00%)
- Drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol (3 people, 30.00%)
- Xanax (3 people, 30.00%)
- Ambien (3 people, 30.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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