Could Vyvanse cause Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people who take Vyvanse, especially for people who are female, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Xyrem, and have Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder . We study 9,525 people who have side effects while taking Vyvanse from FDA. Among them, 61 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation 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 Vyvanse 13,728 users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 135,558 Constipation patients).
On Jan, 04, 2017
9,525 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse.
Among them, 61 people (0.64%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Vyvanse when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 22.22 %
- 1 - 6 months: 44.44 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.11 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 11.11 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Vyvanse *:
- female: 59.32 %
- male: 40.68 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Vyvanse *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 10.64 %
- 10-19: 21.28 %
- 20-29: 10.64 %
- 30-39: 10.64 %
- 40-49: 12.77 %
- 50-59: 19.15 %
- 60+: 14.89 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (23 people, 37.70%)
- Narcolepsy (9 people, 14.75%)
- Depression (6 people, 9.84%)
- Pain (5 people, 8.20%)
- Bipolar Disorder (5 people, 8.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xyrem (8 people, 13.11%)
- Nuvigil (5 people, 8.20%)
- Lyrica (5 people, 8.20%)
- Abilify (5 people, 8.20%)
- Seroquel (4 people, 6.56%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Headache (12 people, 19.67%)
- Diarrhea (12 people, 19.67%)
- Insomnia (10 people, 16.39%)
- Abdominal Pain (9 people, 14.75%)
- Pain In Extremity (7 people, 11.48%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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