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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 5,584 people who have side effects while taking Vyvanse from FDA and social media. Among them, 181 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.
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Vyvanse (latest outcomes from 7,800 users) has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Depression (latest reports from 254,062 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis, acne.
On Nov, 26, 2014: 5,584 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse. Among them, 181 people (3.24%) 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, 70.72%)
- Depression (60 people, 33.15%)
- Anxiety (22 people, 12.15%)
- Add (17 people, 9.39%)
- Adhd (17 people, 9.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prozac (23 people, 12.71%)
- Lexapro (21 people, 11.60%)
- Cymbalta (18 people, 9.94%)
- Lamictal (18 people, 9.94%)
- Concerta (14 people, 7.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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