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A 48-year-old female asked:

Which is safer for binge eating. topomax or vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
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 genetics. Talk to your doctor for medication adjustment.
Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine 46 years experience
another option is use some self control.
Feb 12, 2015
Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine 16 years experience
Both medications: are actually pretty well tolerated. I'm not aware of any significant discontinuation data(which correlates to some extent to safety or at least the presence of adverse effects) for either in regards to binge eating disorder.
Last updated Feb 12, 2015


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