Review: could Vyvanse cause Weight loss?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 5,233 people who take Vyvanse. Among them, 12 have Weight loss. See who they are, when they have Weight loss and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Vyvanse (latest outcomes from 7,565 users) has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression. Commonly reported side effects of Vyvanse include insomnia, insomnia exacerbated, fatigue, headache, aggression aggravated.
Weight loss (latest reports from 96,204 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.
On Feb, 26, 2014: 5,074 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse. Among them, 10 people (0.20%) 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%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Vyvanse * :
|Weight loss||80.00%||20.00% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Vyvanse * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||10.00%||0.00%||20.00%||40.00%||20.00%||10.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Weight loss when taking Vyvanse ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight loss||0.00%||25.00%||50.00%||25.00% |
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 (4 people, 40.00%)
- Convulsion (3 people, 30.00%)
- Langerhans' cell histiocytosis (3 people, 30.00%)
- Affective disorder (3 people, 30.00%)
- Vitamin supplementation (3 people, 30.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (5 people, 50.00%)
- Klonopin (4 people, 40.00%)
- Abilify (4 people, 40.00%)
- Vitamin b-12 (3 people, 30.00%)
- Methotrexate (3 people, 30.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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