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Review: could Vyvanse cause Itching?

Summary: Itching is found among people who take Vyvanse, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Klonopin, 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, 60 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.

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Vyvanse

Vyvanse has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from 7,873 Vyvanse users)

Itching

Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 88,273 Itching patients)

On Feb, 25, 2015: 5,652 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse. Among them, 60 people (1.06%) have Itching.

Trend of Itching in Vyvanse reports

Time on Vyvanse when people have Itching * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Itching52.00%20.00%4.00%8.00%12.00%0.00%4.00%

Gender of people who have Itching when taking Vyvanse * :

FemaleMale
Itching48.21%51.79%

Age of people who have Itching when taking Vyvanse * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Itching0.00%15.69%37.25%7.84%11.76%15.69%9.80%1.96%

Severity of Itching when taking Vyvanse ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Itching0.00%28.57%71.43%0.00%

How people recovered from Itching ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Itching0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (37 people, 61.67%)
  2. Depression (4 people, 6.67%)
  3. Anxiety (4 people, 6.67%)
  4. Anxiety disorder (3 people, 5.00%)
  5. Pain (2 people, 3.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Klonopin (4 people, 6.67%)
  2. Simcor (3 people, 5.00%)
  3. Clonidine (3 people, 5.00%)
  4. Prozac (3 people, 5.00%)
  5. Xanax (3 people, 5.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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