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Take Vyvanse Lisdexamfetamine
Complete Exam: ADHD is very common, and many people who think they have ADHD will benefit from treatment. However, interestingly, more than half of adults with ADHD have a 2nd mental health issue. So you must get an evaluation by someone who is trained and experienced in Adult ADHD, and you must have a thorough and comprehensive evaluation to sort everything out., including other possible medical problems. ...Read more
Help please! I don't know when would be the best time to take Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) and not crash?
Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine): These medications are meant to last about 10h. after that they should wear off which for some people is severe. If you feel very badly then you can speak with your physician about changing medications. ...Read more
I take Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) 70mg every morning around 7, yet I find it has worn off by 3 - 4 pm. What is a suitable solution?
Increase dose: I would suggest increasing the dose as tolerated until you can achieve effect until about 7 P.M. ...Read more
If I take Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) 20mg and if I get prescribed a higher dosage to Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) 30mg will it have the same effect or will one be more powerful?
POTS: Medications used to treat adhd such as Ritalin or amphetamines or vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) effectively increase norepinephrine & Dopamine levels, thereby increasing vasoconstriction & blood pressure. Central net inhibition can reduce sympathetic outflow through stimulation of a2 adrenoreceptors. Discuss this with your prescribing doc. ...Read more
Minocycline: As prescribed, yes.Get a more detailed answer ›
Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine): Not recommended for FMS use.Get a more detailed answer ›
I'm just wondering, if you smoke marijuanna after you take vyvanse, (lisdexamfetamine) is it harmful?
Weed vs. Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine): While there may not be a physical harm to follow vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) with mj, the effects of mj are diametrically opposed to the desired effect of vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) and there you will get less benefit from the vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine). ...Read more
I take Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) how will it affect my drug sreens for employment I weld and change jobs alot?
The meds will show..: If you have a urine (or other type) drug screen, vyvanse and xanax (alprazolam) might show up. But there is a medical review officer (mro) who-if you give the clinic the medications and can prove a valid prescription- would take into consideration the prescriptions before reporting the results of the drug tests... There is a trend to raising the cut-offs on drug screens to not show abnormal unless abusing. ...Read more
Can I smoke e cig on Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) or do I smoke it on days I don't take vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)?
Ideally, Neither: Try to not smoke on any days. Regardless, smoking and vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) are not toxic with each other though they both can raise your heart rate and blood pressure. Stimulants like vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) frequently cause people to smoke more or increase compulsive activities. ...Read more
Can I take Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) with Ativan? Ativan 3 hours after taking Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) like 5mg or 1mg?
Usually no problem: Anxiety and ADHD are problems that are often diagnosed together, and it is no surprise considering how stressful ADHD can be. The important thing here is to make sure that you and the prescriber (s) of your medication have a clear idea of what your diagnoses are, and you all agree on how to treat them. So if you are not sure about combining prescription medication, please have that discussion. ...Read more
My ADD is bad so I take Vyvanse, (lisdexamfetamine) when I watch TV shows I can tell that I enjoy the story, but I just don't feel excited. Why is that? (I take 50mg)
I rarely take vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine). I know it's bad even if I'm not prescribed. However I just took one. Should it be totally out of my urine in 48 hours or less?
Yes: Drink plenty of water. The elimination half-life of lisdexamfetamine typically averaged less than 1 hour, even the amount unconverted to active form is negligible in at most 8 hours. Having said so, it is important, you see your doctor for proper evaluation, diagnosis and care. Taking vyvanse as you indicated tells there may be a problem you need to address. Please talk to your physician. Stay safe. ...Read more
I want to get off risperdone and am on 2mg. I have been on it for 3 and a half months. I also take Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) 40mg. How can I start lowering the dosage a?
That is ok: That is ok.Get a more detailed answer ›
Very rare: The stimulant class of medication (such as Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) or adderall) are rarely associated with skin eruptions, allergic or otherwise. If you have a rash and are taking vyvanse, (lisdexamfetamine) most likely it isn't caused by the medication. See your prescribing doctor if the rash looks like this one, or continues. ...Read more
Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) & Workout: Can you kindly be more specific about the "Stuff"? ...Read more
When I take Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) why does it take 3 hours for me to feel the effect and when I was on Adderall I felt the effects right away?
What are the main differences between Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) and Adderall? Is it safer for an adult to take Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) vs. Adderall?
I take Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) (just started) and after about 5 hours I start to feel bad symptoms of hypotension. My BP was 105/77 and hr of 85-normal but high 4 me?
? side effects: Those vitals don't look bad. Please let your physician know if you experience side effects. ...Read more
Yes: Idiosyncratic differences are always a possibility, but if you can take both of these meds individually, then there should be no problem taking them together. [claritin-d however includes the moderately stimulating ingredient, pseudoephedrine, so be careful with this antihistamine-decongestant -- occasionally, one may be "overstimulated" and have the jitters, or increased anxiety or irritability]. ...Read more
Yes: No major interactions.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can I take Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) at 730 in the morning and Zoloft at 11 pm in the night and still be okay?
Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine): Yes, taken as prescribed.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have adhd, and I take Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) every morning, and I just accidentally took another one just now. What should I do?
Watchful waiting: You should be fine with just taking 1 extra pill in a 24 hour period. If you want to be extra safe, you could eat some bread, drink a few glasses of milk and increase your fluids in general. But truly, you should be fine. Just do not make a habit of it and develop some process to remind you to take the pills as prescribed. Best wishes. ...Read more
I take vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) daily for adhd I take 70mg pill and 2dayy I thoight I forgot to take it so I took it again then realized I already took it I'm scared?
Do not be scared: This one mistake will not harm you. Try to develop a simple method to remind you after you have taken a dose. For example you can place the bottle upside down after the am dose and return it to an upright position before bed. Keep it near where you brush your teeth so you see it when you are getting ready for bed. ...Read more
If I haven't been diagnosed with adhd but take vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) and the symptoms are opposite of someone that does have adhd. Does that mean I don't have adhd?
ADHD: No, you can respond to ADHD medication and not have the diagnosis. ...Read more