A study for a 12 year old girl who takes Vyvanse, Lexapro - from FDA reports


24 females aged 12 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 12 year old female patient who has Adhd, Teenage Depression. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Nov, 14, 2018

24 females aged 12 (±5) who take Vyvanse, Lexapro are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Vyvanse, Lexapro for a 12-year old girl.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 12
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Adhd, Teenage Depression
  • Drugs taken:
    • Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate)
    • Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common drug interactions over time

< 1 month:
  1. Weakness
  2. Cardiac arrest
  3. Mania (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood)
  4. Aggression
  5. Fall
1 - 6 months:
  1. Weight decreased
  2. Therapeutic response unexpected
  3. Hair loss
6 - 12 months:
n/a
1 - 2 years:
  1. Hoarseness or changing voice
2 - 5 years:
  1. Hoarseness or changing voice
5 - 10 years:
n/a
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  2. Irritability
  3. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  4. Mania (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood)
  5. Gait disturbance

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Birth Control : 5 people, 20.83%
  2. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 4 people, 16.67%
  3. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 3 people, 12.50%
  4. Migraine (headache): 2 people, 8.33%
  5. Ulcerative Colitis (inflammatory bowel disease (ibd). it causes swelling, ulcerations, and loss of function of the large intestine): 1 person, 4.17%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Synthroid (3 people, 12.50%)
  2. Xyrem (3 people, 12.50%)
  3. Prozac (3 people, 12.50%)
  4. Abilify (2 people, 8.33%)
  5. Nuvigil (2 people, 8.33%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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