Review: Withdrawal syndrome in Vyvanse
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 20, 2013)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Withdrawal syndrome by studying 4,989 people who take Vyvanse. We analyze: the time on Vyvanse when people have Withdrawal syndrome, gender and age of these people, the severity of Withdrawal syndrome, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Vyvanse. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Vyvanse (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression. Commonly reported side effects of Vyvanse include insomnia exacerbated, insomnia, insomnia nec, fatigue, headache.
Withdrawal syndrome (any physical or psychological disturbance (as sweating or depression) experienced by a drug addict when deprived of the drug) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity, back pain.
On Nov, 20, 2013: 4,949 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse. Among them, 15 people (0.30%) have Withdrawal Syndrome.
Time on Vyvanse when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Withdrawal syndrome||20.00%||40.00%||20.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Vyvanse * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||56.25%||43.75% |
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Vyvanse * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||37.50%||18.75%||18.75%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Vyvanse ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (12 people, 80.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (4 people, 26.67%)
- Major depression (3 people, 20.00%)
- Lymphadenopathy (1 people, 6.67%)
- Addiction (1 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (4 people, 26.67%)
- Lamictal (3 people, 20.00%)
- Trazodone (3 people, 20.00%)
- Effexor xr (3 people, 20.00%)
- Zoloft (2 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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