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is taking vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) for binge eating safe?

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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 medication.
Answered on Feb 13, 2015
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Vyvanse/Binge: This isa fairly new indication, FDA approved in mid January of this year. Seems safe.
Answered on Jun 1, 2015

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