Vyvanse and Withdrawal syndrome - from FDA reports
Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Vyvanse, especially for people who are female, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Effexor Xr, and have Bipolar disorder. This review analyzes which people have Withdrawal syndrome with Vyvanse. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,038 people who have side effects when taking Vyvanse from FDA , and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Sep, 23, 2017
12,038 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse.
Among them, 54 people (0.45%) have Withdrawal syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Vyvanse when people have Withdrawal syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 38.46 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.69 %
- 1 - 2 years: 30.77 %
- 2 - 5 years: 23.08 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Vyvanse *:
- female: 65.38 %
- male: 34.62 %
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Vyvanse *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 5.56 %
- 10-19: 25.0 %
- 20-29: 16.67 %
- 30-39: 8.33 %
- 40-49: 19.44 %
- 50-59: 19.44 %
- 60+: 5.56 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (5 people, 9.26%)
- Major Depression (3 people, 5.56%)
- Vitamin D Decreased (1 person, 1.85%)
- Thyroid Diseases (1 person, 1.85%)
- Mood Swings (1 person, 1.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lamictal (5 people, 9.26%)
- Effexor Xr (5 people, 9.26%)
- Xanax (4 people, 7.41%)
- Zoloft (3 people, 5.56%)
- Seroquel (3 people, 5.56%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (6 people, 11.11%)
- Insomnia (6 people, 11.11%)
- Drug Ineffective (6 people, 11.11%)
- Disturbance In Attention (6 people, 11.11%)
- Headache (5 people, 9.26%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.
Do you have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Vyvanse?
- Check symptoms - is withdrawal syndrome caused by a drug or a condition?
- Get alerts to symptoms - forecast your symptoms and get alerts
- Join related support groups - you are not alone, join a support group on ehealth.me
- Report the side effect - help people in need and in real time
- Ask a question - ask a question related to the study
- write a review - share your experience related to the study
- More tools...
Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredientsWithdrawal syndrome and drugs with ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate.
Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMeWithdrawal syndrome and Vyvanse from FDA and eHealthMe reports
Vyvanse has active ingredients of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from Vyvanse 16,590 users)
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, fibromyalgia, back pain (latest reports from 16,148 Withdrawal syndrome patients).
Browse all side effects of Vyvansea b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Withdrawal syndromeWithdrawal syndrome
Could your condition cause Withdrawal syndromeWithdrawal syndrome
What would happen?
Questions to the study
15 year old girl with high functioning ASD, ADD/EFD, and Anxiety. Recently moved. She has totally destabilized. Prior to moving she was honor roll student, now failing. Cannot concentrate, says head feels weird like a headache but not ... just really heavy. Neuro just before we left ...
Has anyone had trouble with taking Vyvanse and Venlafaxine together because I went to the hospital a few months ago I was on 60 mg Vyvanse and 225 mg of venlafaxine and the paramedics thought I was taking the synthetic drug and I wasn't I had came to a point where I couldn't say anything I could ...
Hi. I ended up being hospitalized after one month being on wellbutrin sr. I became so psychotic and manic. I was paranoid to the max. I have never had any symptoms like this in my entire life. has anyone heard of someone going through something like this after taking wellbutrin sr?
I just start Vyvanse 30mg a week ago. The first day I was in heaven, but that went away. Now I seem to clinch my teeth, have headaches and seem 'out of it' at times. The overeating hasn't stopped yet either. How do I know that I need a higher dose? Is 40 mg ALOT stronger, or not really?
User reviews to the study
I've been taking Vyvanse and loving the benefits! I just worry about long term effects to my health. I wanna have kids someday very soon so I want to hear what others on this medication might be experiencing and how to get the most out of this treatment. So far it's been a life changer.
Taken off cytomel 12.5 mcg after 15 years due to suppressed TSH. Have been on synthroid for over 20 years. Starting week 9 and have not been able to function for 3 weeks - lightheaded, brain fog, low energy, fatigue - how long will this last? My ESR level high.
I have searched everywhere for information on Levodopa withdrawal and have found absolutely nothing. I started taking l-dopa to help with Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome (PAWS) as I read that it helps your brain start to produce dopamine independently again but that info was WRONG!!! Now I've ...