Review: could Vyvanse cause Cocaine abuse?
Summary: Cocaine abuse could be caused by Vyvanse, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Zoloft, and have Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
We study 5,422 people who have side effects while taking Vyvanse from FDA and social media. Among them, 32 have Cocaine abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Cocaine abuse and more.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 5,422 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse. Among them, 32 people (0.59%) have Cocaine Abuse. They amount to 0.07% of all the 45,272 people who have Cocaine Abuse on eHealthMe.
Time on Vyvanse when people have Cocaine abuse * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Cocaine abuse||0.00%||33.33%||44.44%||11.11%||11.11%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Cocaine abuse when taking Vyvanse * :
|Cocaine abuse||46.88%||53.12% |
Age of people who have Cocaine abuse when taking Vyvanse * :
|Cocaine abuse||0.00%||0.00%||52.00%||12.00%||32.00%||0.00%||4.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Cocaine abuse when taking Vyvanse ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Cocaine abuse||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Cocaine abuse ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Cocaine abuse||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (14 people, 43.75%)
- Depression (5 people, 15.62%)
- Drug abuse (5 people, 15.62%)
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 3.12%)
- Thyroid disorder (1 people, 3.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zoloft (5 people, 15.62%)
- Coricidin (5 people, 15.62%)
- Remeron (4 people, 12.50%)
- Trileptal (4 people, 12.50%)
- Celexa (3 people, 9.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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