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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience Psychiatry
Probably: Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is a fairly safe medication depending on your medical status. However, this is not one of the FDA approved uses for this m ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Van norman
33 years experience Psychiatry
Stop a minute: It's unlikely that a medication is going to help with binge eating. Your doctor may have decided that there are anxiety or depression issues inclining ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
No difference: There is no such thing as "best" or "worst" medication, only those that work and don't work, based on the patient's individual circumstances and genet ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Adderall?: Vyvanse is derived from Adderall - kind of an evolution of the product. That might be the most similar.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Neither, unless: I'd strongly urge that you see an Eating Disorder therapist and only consider any medication that they recommend w/ a good explanation of what to expe ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Front
26 years experience Clinical Psychology
Wrong question: Medication may not be the answer. Anxiety can be helped by meds but first try a therapist who specializes in treating anxiety. Some people find Overe ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Binge Eating: I understand your concern for your daughter. It is very frustrating for you and your daughter. Help your daughter to accept her at this time and set ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vyvanse ?'s: Vyvance can be used successfully with eating disorders, etc., and it "works" by focusing attention on singular events, diminishing the tendency to ign ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
44 years experience Child Psychiatry
Adderall is mixture: of amphetamine salts including dextroamphetamine and is short acting. Vyvanse is pure dextroamphetamine bound to l-lysine to produce slow release. Vyv ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Eating disorder ?'s: See your regular physician for a discussion and prescription (if necessary). Generally you do not need a psychiatrist for treatment unless your healt ... Read More

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