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How can I avoid building a tolerance to Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)?

How can I avoid building a tolerance to Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)?

You can: start at the lowest effective dose and along with medications, psychotherapy can help you look at other ways of dealing with your condition that will help you deal with your illness in non-pharmacologic means. ...Read more

Muscle (Definition)

It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more


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Does Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) affect ur muscle gain?

Does Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) affect ur muscle gain?

Stimulant effects: Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is an Amphetamine and is a "cousin" to Crystal Meth. Some folks don't realize that and say, their doctor never explained that to them. All Amphetamnes are appetite suppressants. As such, losing weight can interfere with one's muscle building. So, Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) can, indirectly, decrease one's muscle gaining. If your body loses weight while trying to build muscle mass; you will not gain as much. ...Read more

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Does Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) cause headaches and muscle tension?

Does Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) cause headaches and muscle tension?

Yes, it can.: Vyvanse, (lisdexamfetamine) like all the stimulants, can cause headaches and the tension you describe. Most side effects are dose related. Some times the headaches are from not eating or drinking enough on the medication. Please follow up with your prescribing physician for adjustment in your medication. ...Read more

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Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) makes the penile muscle shrink. Why is that? Are there long term effects

Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) makes the penile muscle shrink. Why is that? Are there long term effects

See below: There is no evidence to support this concern. However, vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is potentially habit forming and can cause growth suppression with long term use. It is a controlled (scheduled) medication with potential for misuse. It is approved for treatment of adhd. ...Read more

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My 14 yr old son who is takes 40 mg of Vyvanse & 20 mg of Lexapro a day, wants to take a GNC product for weightlifting and the the product if called muscle tech anabolic halo hardcore proseries (post workout) and contains some creatine, caffeine, phenylal

My 14 yr old son who is takes 40 mg of Vyvanse & 20 mg of Lexapro a day, wants to take a GNC product for weightlifting and the the product if called muscle tech anabolic halo hardcore proseries (post workout) and contains some creatine, caffeine, phenylal

Be Careful: Since both vyvanse and Lexapro (escitalopram) have strong effects on the brain's neurotransmitters (norpramine, serotonin , etc) and different requirements for brain enzymes to deal with these drugs i would not take supplements that include creatine and others. Vitamins are generally safe and effective. Stay away from other nutritional products until your doctor can tell you whether they are safe to take. ...Read more

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Can adderrall and/or Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) cause muscle pain, particularly in the neck? Ever since i started adderrall most recently switched to vyvanse, (lisdexamfetamine) I have hadeextremely bad muscle tightness in my neck.

Can adderrall and/or Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) cause muscle pain, particularly in the neck? Ever since i started adderrall most recently switched to vyvanse, (lisdexamfetamine) I have hadeextremely bad muscle tightness in my neck.

Adderall & Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine): Both meds have been associated with muscle spasm & muscle twitching, which can cause pain in the affected areas. Discuss this side effect with prescribing doc for possible change of med or other resolution to problem. ...Read more

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Can you please discuss muscle building exercises to do that don't involve equipment?

Can you please discuss muscle building exercises to do that don't involve equipment?

Body resistance. : Use your body weight for resistance. Push-ups, pull-ups, squats, sit-ups, lunges, wall squats to name a few. You can purchase resistance bands as you would likely be surprised how many different exercises can be done with them. ...Read more

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I'm a normal healthy adult Age 25 My primary aim is muscle building which is not happening much ! Can I take T injections or Pills ? Any sides ? HELP

I'm a normal healthy adult 
Age 25
My primary aim is muscle building which is not happening much !
Can I take T injections or Pills ? Any sides ?
HELP

An Alternative: An alternative to Testosterone injections or other anabolic steroids is to work with a trainer to teach you exercise and dietary strategies that build muscle in a healthier way. Some supplements may help optimize the use of the nutrition you get to help build healthy muscle while supporting the rest of your body in the process. ...Read more

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Muscle building exercises online?

Muscle building exercises online?

Yoga: To my mind, the type of muscle tone and well being created and maintained by yoga practice exceeds the common physical culture of body muscle power building. Strength is good, but agility is better. ...Read more

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Is it ok to do cardio while building muscle?

Is it ok to do cardio while building muscle?

Absolutely: Both aerobic (cardio) and resistance (mass-building) will give you great benefits. Today's men are as interested in definition (low body fat) as in gaining mass; for the former, both are usually required. ...Read more

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Can strengthening muscles mean building muscles?

Can strengthening muscles mean building muscles?

To a point.: Strengthening usually requires lower reps per set (2-4) than muscle building (6-8), with consequent heavier weights. That being said, stronger muscles can be bigger muscles, just maybe not as large as those built through muscle building techniques specifically. ...Read more

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What is your opinion on my diet muscle building diet?

What is your opinion on my diet muscle building diet?

Eat Protein: Eat a healthy diet and add protein to maximize muscle building potential.
Make half your meal vegetables and fruits. Go for variety. And keep in mind that potatoes and french fries dont count. Choose whole grains & limit refined grains. Pick the healthiest sources of protein. Drink lots of water. Stay active. Check out http://www.Sparkpeople.Com or http://www.Myfitnesspal.Com. ...Read more

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Do any pills aid in building muscle?

Androgens: Male hormones, called androgens as a group and referred to as steroids by body builders, can help increase a person's muscle mass. Because they have been abused and because they can have dangerous side effects, they are banned in competitive athletes. They are used for andropause, menopause and in wasting diseases to help people regain normal muscles. They come as shots, gels and pills. ...Read more

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How can I lose weight without building muscle?

How can I lose weight without building muscle?

Eat less.: Or you could try doing a lot of walking. Doesn't burn a lot of calories, but if you are consistent you will be successful. ...Read more

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Building or losing muscle whilst losing weight?

Building or losing muscle whilst losing weight?

?? a good question: Hi, obviously i would choose that you lose weight and gain muscle as the same tim but, unfortunately, most patients can't do this it would require at least an hour of sweating exercise daily and low calorie intake simultaneously.It is usually better to eat less and create a weight loss first and then concentrate on increased exercise after the weight loss to build muscle.Exercise some daily. ...Read more

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Is isometric exercise good for muscle building?

Is isometric exercise good for muscle building?

Not very good: but... it sure can increase muscle tone.
Stimulation of muscle that increases building is controversial and includes:
damage from overwork
lack of oxygen to muscle from overwork
acidity/lactic acid in muscle from overwork
hard to do with isometric.
Also, not sure if it helps prevent muscle loss with dieting nor if it lowers risk of diabetes. ...Read more

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What is the ideal body type for muscle building?

All types: Strength correlates significantly with longevity. Anyone can effectively strength train if you have motivation and discipline. It will make a major difference in your feeling of well being. ...Read more

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Help please! is creatine any good for building muscle?

Help please! is creatine any good for building muscle?

Use appropriately : Creatine is naturally found in the body and is important in the process of supplying the energy for muscles to work.When used appropriately, can be helpful in refueling the muscle immediately after a work out.However, one of the side effects is drawing water into the muscle tissue and out of circulation basically causing a relative dehydration.Muscle cramping, stomach cramping and nausea can occur. ...Read more

Vyvanse (Definition)

Lisdexamfetamine is a medication to treat ...Read more