Review: could Vyvanse cause Weight loss?
Summary: Weight loss is found among people who take Vyvanse, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Xanax, and have Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
We study 5,663 people who have side effects while taking Vyvanse from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Weight loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss 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)
Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 20,305 Weight loss patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 5,663 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse. Among them, 14 people (0.25%) have Weight Loss.
Time on Vyvanse when people have Weight loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight loss||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Vyvanse * :
|Weight loss||85.71%||14.29% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Vyvanse * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||14.29%||0.00%||14.29%||42.86%||21.43%||7.14%||0.00% |
Severity of Weight loss when taking Vyvanse ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight loss||16.67%||33.33%||33.33%||16.67% |
How people recovered from Weight loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (5 people, 35.71%)
- Convulsion (4 people, 28.57%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (4 people, 28.57%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (4 people, 28.57%)
- Affective disorder (4 people, 28.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (6 people, 42.86%)
- Klonopin (5 people, 35.71%)
- Abilify (5 people, 35.71%)
- Plaquenil (4 people, 28.57%)
- Actos (4 people, 28.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Vyvanse for a 9-year old girl with ADHD. The patient has Weight Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Mirena, Pantoprazole, Vyvanse, Divalproex, Escitalopram for a 30-year old woman with Birth Control, Ibs, Adhd, Bipolar Disorder, Depression. The patient has Lactation Disorder
- A study of drug interactions between Nasonex, Astepro, Dulera, Vyvanse for a 16-year old girl with Allergic Sinusitis, Asthma, Add. The patient has Pain - Leg, Swollen Gums
- A study of side effects of Vyvanse for a 17-year old boy with ADHD. The patient has Things Aroound Me Seemed To Have A Breathing Effect.
- A study of side effects of Vyvanse for a 40-year old man with ADHD. The patient has Fatigue
Recent Vyvanse related drug comparison:
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- 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
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