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how does vyvanse work in the brain

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mara Fiorentino
35 years experience Psychiatry
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 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Singer
50 years experience Pediatric Neurology
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 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Vyvanse: Increases flow of dopamine in brain.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
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
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
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
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
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 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Lane
38 years experience Psychiatry
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
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Blumenfield
56 years experience Psychiatry
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
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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
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
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
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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