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San Francisco, CA
A 27-year-old male asked:

Can i drink coffee after taking vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)?

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Dr. Patrick Tapia
Psychiatry 14 years experience
Maybe a little: I would go easy with the coffee in the context of vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) administration. The side effects of vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) are potentiated when combined with coffee. If you drink only a little bit of coffee it probably would not affect you as negatively. Stay safe!

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Shawnee, OK
A 17-year-old male asked:

Should i eat before taking Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) or after?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Humberto Quintana
Psychiatry 45 years experience
No food, normal diet: You should not take vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) with food to ensure that it absorbs properly into your system. Taking vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) after you have eaten may cause drowsiness, or may result in the patient falling asleep. In some cases, you will be instructed to open the capsule and dissolve the contents in a glass of water to consume your dose. This is typically used for children who are too young to swallow pills. Do not c.
Last updated Apr 23, 2019

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