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Review: could Vyvanse cause Palpitations (Heart palpitations)?

Summary: Palpitations is found among people who take Vyvanse, especially for people who are female, 10-19 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Pristiq, and have Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

We study 5,629 people who have side effects while taking Vyvanse from FDA and social media. Among them, 89 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations 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 7,847 Vyvanse users)

Palpitations

Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain. (latest reports from 52,127 Palpitations patients)

On Jan, 26, 2015: 5,629 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse. Among them, 89 people (1.58%) have Palpitations.

Trend of Palpitations in Vyvanse reports

Time on Vyvanse when people have Palpitations * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Palpitations54.72%20.75%7.55%13.21%3.77%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Vyvanse * :

FemaleMale
Palpitations52.17%47.83%

Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Vyvanse * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Palpitations0.00%15.29%29.41%17.65%12.94%17.65%4.71%2.35%

Severity of Palpitations when taking Vyvanse ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Palpitations6.25%81.25%6.25%6.25%

How people recovered from Palpitations ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Palpitations14.29%14.29%71.43%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (60 people, 67.42%)
  2. Insomnia (9 people, 10.11%)
  3. Adhd (8 people, 8.99%)
  4. Add (5 people, 5.62%)
  5. Oppositional defiant disorder (3 people, 3.37%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Pristiq (8 people, 8.99%)
  2. Trazodone hcl (5 people, 5.62%)
  3. Adderall 5 (4 people, 4.49%)
  4. Klonopin (4 people, 4.49%)
  5. Seroquel (4 people, 4.49%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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