A study for a 24 year old woman who takes Vyvanse, Lamictal Xr - from FDA reports

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

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On Feb, 17, 2019

58 females aged 24 (±5) who take Vyvanse, Lamictal Xr are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Vyvanse, Lamictal Xr for a 24-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 24
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Bulimia Nervosa, Bipolar
  • Drugs taken:
    • Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate)
    • Lamictal Xr (lamotrigine)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common drug interactions over time

< 1 month:
  1. Heart rate increased
  2. Asthma
  3. Rash macular (small, flat red spots)
  4. Itching
  5. Urticaria (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely)
  6. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  7. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  8. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  9. Suicidal ideation
  10. Weakness
1 - 6 months:
  1. Oedema peripheral (superficial swelling)
  2. Fever
  3. Rashes (redness)
  4. Vasculitis (inflammation of a blood vessel or blood vessels)
  5. Urticaria (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely)
  6. Autoimmune disorder (a condition in which the immune system attacks the body's normal substances and tissue)
  7. Drug ineffective
  8. Body temperature fluctuation
  9. Hypersensitivity
  10. Impaired gastric emptying
6 - 12 months:
  1. Tendonitis (a condition that causes pain and swelling of tendons)
  2. Hypersensitivity
  3. Weight decreased
  4. Developmental dysplasia of the hip
  5. Drug ineffective
  6. Impaired gastric emptying
  7. Confusional state
  8. Emotional disorder
  9. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  10. Stress and anxiety
1 - 2 years:
  1. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  2. Weakness
  3. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  4. Stress and anxiety
  5. Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating)
  6. Pain
  7. Headache (pain in head)
  8. Rash erythematous (redness of the skin)
  9. Rashes (redness)
  10. Cheilitis (infection of lips)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Haemorrhage in pregnancy (bleeding in pregnancy)
  2. Suicidal ideation
  3. Drug ineffective
  4. Abdominal pain lower
  5. Musculoskeletal pain (pain affects the bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves)
  6. Breast pain
5 - 10 years:
10+ years:
not specified:
  1. Crying
  2. Abdominal pain lower
  3. Dizziness
  4. Drowsiness
  5. Acne (skin problems that cause pimples)
  6. Vaginal bleeding between periods
  7. Cheilitis (infection of lips)
  8. Appetite - increased (increased appetite is when you want to eat much more often or in larger quantities than your body requires)
  9. Hypomania (a mild form of mania, marked by elation and hyperactivity)
  10. Rash maculo-papular (red area on the skin that is covered with small confluent bumps)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 15 people, 25.86%
  2. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 9 people, 15.52%
  3. Affective Disorder (mental disorder): 7 people, 12.07%
  4. Stress And Anxiety : 5 people, 8.62%
  5. Birth Control : 5 people, 8.62%
  6. Migraine (headache): 3 people, 5.17%
  7. Asthma : 3 people, 5.17%
  8. Sleep Disorder : 2 people, 3.45%
  9. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce uneasiness, apprehension, fear, or worry;): 2 people, 3.45%
  10. Urinary Tract Infection : 1 person, 1.72%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Xyrem (17 people, 29.31%)
  2. Cymbalta (9 people, 15.52%)
  3. Singulair (7 people, 12.07%)
  4. Wellbutrin (7 people, 12.07%)
  5. Lexapro (6 people, 10.34%)
  6. Nuvigil (6 people, 10.34%)
  7. Adderall (5 people, 8.62%)
  8. Lyrica (5 people, 8.62%)
  9. Abilify (5 people, 8.62%)
  10. Yaz (5 people, 8.62%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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