Review: could Vyvanse cause Paranoia?
Summary: Paranoia could be caused by Vyvanse, especially for people who are male, 2-9 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Ritalin, and have Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
We study 5,422 people who have side effects while taking Vyvanse from FDA and social media. Among them, 70 have Paranoia. Find out below who they are, when they have Paranoia and more.
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Vyvanse (latest outcomes from 7,619 users) has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Paranoia (psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution with or without grandeur) (latest reports from 59,740 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety, schizophrenia.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 5,268 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse. Among them, 70 people (1.33%) have Paranoia. They amount to 0.12% of all the 59,669 people who have Paranoia on eHealthMe.
Time on Vyvanse when people have Paranoia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Paranoia when taking Vyvanse * :
Age of people who have Paranoia when taking Vyvanse * :
Severity of Paranoia when taking Vyvanse ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Paranoia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (60 people, 85.71%)
- Aggression (8 people, 11.43%)
- Malaria prophylaxis (4 people, 5.71%)
- Multiple allergies (4 people, 5.71%)
- Sleep disorder (4 people, 5.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ritalin (9 people, 12.86%)
- Celexa (9 people, 12.86%)
- Strattera (9 people, 12.86%)
- Seroquel (9 people, 12.86%)
- Risperdal (8 people, 11.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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