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How does vyvanse work in the brain

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mara Fiorentino
Psychiatry 36 years experience
Amphetamines: Amphetamines work in the brain streamlining the neurotransmitter process. They block the reuptake and destruction of the noradrenalin and Adrenalin (n... Read More

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Singer
Pediatric Neurology 51 years experience
Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine): Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is an amphetamine that causes an increase in Dopamine and nor epinephrin levels in the brain. Dopamine is necessary for fo... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Vyvanse: Increases flow of dopamine in brain.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 38 years experience
MAMD????: Do you mean MDMA? This is ecstasy, a street drug that is very dangerous alone. When combined with Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) the danger is greatly in... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Variable: The expected effect is stimulating the part of the brain that controls vigilance to the primary goal/job at hand with the screening out of stray stimu... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Blumenfield
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Good description: That is fairly good way of looking at it. The goal is to let you function in a normal way without symptoms. It sounds like you and your doctor have co... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Diff. Mechanisms of : Action. Coffee lowers levels of adenosine, the chemical in our bodies that builds up and makes us sleepy. Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) breaks down into ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Lane
Psychiatry 39 years experience
Doubtful: For awhile it was touted that only meth-amphetamine was neurotoxic over time and in some individuals. The problem is that most methamphetamine addicts... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Worried: You are already worried and it is imperative that you discuss this with the doctor who is controlling your medicines. I would appreciate learning what... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 40 years experience
See holistic doc: You need a thorough evaluation by a good doc, ideally with a holistic approach. Get your d levels above 50. Migraines are often triggered by foods, st... Read More

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