A 21-year-old female asked:
I just started taking vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) 30mg and im having trouble sleeping. would it be ok to take zzzquil at night so i can sleep???
2 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Clinical Psychology 31 years experience
Consult: See you prescribing physician. A lower dose may be better as it may allow you to sleep better. Sleep disruption is a common side effect with stimulants. Do not add another medication without talking to your doctor.
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Pediatric Neurology 52 years experience
Better choices: Rather than adding another drug, consider an alternative Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine). There are other commonly used medications for ADHD that may not cause your sleep difficulty. Soeak to your prescriber.
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Last updated Nov 18, 2017
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