Review: could Vyvanse cause Depression?
Summary: Depression is found among people who take Vyvanse, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Prozac, and have Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
We study 5,672 people who have side effects while taking Vyvanse from FDA and social media. Among them, 176 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression 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 7,888 Vyvanse users)
Depression has been reported by people with quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 277,524 Depression patients)
On Mar, 28, 2015: 5,663 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse. Among them, 183 people (3.23%) have Depression.
Time on Vyvanse when people have Depression * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Depression when taking Vyvanse * :
Age of people who have Depression when taking Vyvanse * :
Severity of Depression when taking Vyvanse ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Depression ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (128 people, 69.95%)
- Depression (60 people, 32.79%)
- Anxiety (22 people, 12.02%)
- Add (18 people, 9.84%)
- Adhd (18 people, 9.84%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prozac (23 people, 12.57%)
- Lexapro (21 people, 11.48%)
- Cymbalta (18 people, 9.84%)
- Lamictal (18 people, 9.84%)
- Concerta (14 people, 7.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Vyvanse for a 11-year old boy with ADHD. The patient has Swallowing Difficulty
- A study of drug interactions between Hydrochlorothiazide, VYVANSE, WELLBUTRIN, PROZAC for a 45-year old woman with Blood Pressure, Add, Depression, Anxiety.
- A study of side effects of Arixtra for a 69-year old man with DVT. The patient has Depression
- A study of drug interactions between Trazodone Hydrochloride, Valium, Cymbalta, Prozac for a 42-year old woman with Sleepy, Anxiety, Depression, Panic Disorder. The patient has Anhedonia, Depression
- A study of side effects of Cymbalta for a 71-year old man with Depression. The patient has Depression
Recent Vyvanse related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Loestrin 24 Fe, Fluoxetine, Vyvanse for a 33-year old woman who has ADHD
- Comparions of Provigil, Vyvanse for a 44-year old woman who has Fatigue - Chronic
- Comparions of Concerta, Intuniv, Strattera, Vyvanse, Adderall for a 19-year old boy who has Inattentive
- Comparions of Helianthemum Nummularium, Vyvanse for a 43-year old woman who has ADHD
- Comparions of Strattera, Vyvanse, Concerta for a 15-year old boy who has ADHD
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.
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