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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 1 - 2 years, also take medication Xanax, and have Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
We study 5,584 people who have side effects while taking Vyvanse from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Weight loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss and more.
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Vyvanse (latest outcomes from 7,800 users) has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Weight loss (latest reports from 98,584 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety.
On Oct, 28, 2014: 5,559 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse. Among them, 13 people (0.23%) 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%||40.00%||20.00%||40.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Vyvanse * :
|Weight loss||84.62%||15.38% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Vyvanse * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||7.69%||0.00%||15.38%||46.15%||23.08%||7.69%||0.00% |
Severity of Weight loss when taking Vyvanse ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight loss||0.00%||40.00%||40.00%||20.00% |
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 (5 people, 38.46%)
- Convulsion (4 people, 30.77%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (4 people, 30.77%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (4 people, 30.77%)
- Affective disorder (4 people, 30.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (6 people, 46.15%)
- Klonopin (5 people, 38.46%)
- Abilify (5 people, 38.46%)
- Plaquenil (4 people, 30.77%)
- Actos (4 people, 30.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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