Vyvanse and Narcolepsy - from FDA reports
Narcolepsy is found among people who take Vyvanse, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Xyrem, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Narcolepsy 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.
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On Dec, 09, 2017
12,038 people reported to have side effects when taking Vyvanse.
Among them, 12 people (0.1%) have Narcolepsy
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Vyvanse when people have Narcolepsy *:
- < 1 month: 25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Narcolepsy when taking Vyvanse *:
- female: 33.33 %
- male: 66.67 %
Age of people who have Narcolepsy when taking Vyvanse *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 20 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 20 %
- 40-49: 20 %
- 50-59: 40 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (3 people, 25.00%)
- Ulcerative Colitis (2 people, 16.67%)
- Pain (2 people, 16.67%)
- Diabetes (2 people, 16.67%)
- Cataplexy (2 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xyrem (6 people, 50.00%)
- Adderall (5 people, 41.67%)
- Cymbalta (3 people, 25.00%)
- Ritalin (2 people, 16.67%)
- Nuvigil (2 people, 16.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Memory Loss (5 people, 41.67%)
- Loss Of Consciousness (2 people, 16.67%)
- Hypoaesthesia (2 people, 16.67%)
- Hospitalisation (2 people, 16.67%)
- Arthropathy (2 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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