What is Vyvanse?
What is Vyvanse?
Vyvanse (Generic Name: lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) is a once-daily, timed-release stimulant medication primarily used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD or ADD) in children ages 6-12, adolescents, and adults. According to the FDA, Vyvanse is a federally controlled substance (CII) because it can be abused or lead to dependence. It is an amphetamine.
Vyvanse may improve focus for people with inattentive ADHD, and decrease impulsivity and hyperactive behavior, two hallmark symptoms for many patients with ADHD. It is not known if it is safe for children under the age of 6.
Vyvanse side effects
Vyvanse dosage is preferred to treat child, from the age of 6 to 12 suffering from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Regular intake of vyvanse dosage helps to overcome hyper activeness which is a common symptom of ADHD child.
It comes in the form of capsules and chewable tablets.
These vyvanse dosage is a stimulant drug which increase the level of dopamine, a chemical which creates a mental state of wellbeing and ponder being around with others.
It usually takes four hours to get activated in the body.
The capsules can be opened and mixed up with water or orange juice if the child is not able to swallow the capsule. But it should be swallowed at once.
In case of chewable tablets, it should be chewed completely and a glass of water to be taken immediately.
vyvanse is not recommended for child who has taken an anti-depressant medicine called monoamine oxidase inhibitor(MIOA).
Vyvanse sometimes is allergic to and stimulates reactions in certain cases.
Vyvanse dosage should be taken only orally.
It is not recommended through inhalation or injection which may cause serious reactions.
It is not recommended for people with heart and liver problems.
It is better to taken dosage in the morning.
It creates mood swings, develops anxiety.
sometimes it elevates and sometimes makes persons dejected as if they are all alone not to be cared by anyone.
In some cases, it affects the appetite making them lose weight.
It affects the sleep of the concerned.
It makes the in taker emotional and sometimes creates a ruckus.
It makes hand and feet cold and numb in some cases.
It causes increased heart rate.it sometimes makes them feel bipolar.
It also reduces sex drive in case of adults.
Vyvanse long term side effects
It includes dry mouth, stomach pain, nausea,
Weight loss, changes in vision, jittery feeling, diarrhea.
Initially it would feel good but continuous intake affects the mental status sometimes.
It adds to insomnia, circulatory problems.
It can also worsen situations leading to hallucinations those who have thought problems or bipolar disorder.
It cases sudden death or stroke or heart attack in adults.
Constant use of vyvanse may cause negative implications both mentally and physically.
Vyvanse side effects in child
It affects the sleeping time in kids by keeping them awake at night.
It causes angriness, sudden breakdown.
It causes depression and loneliness.
It makes them argue irrationally and bring up fights.
Regular intake may cause shakiness if it is avoided a single day.
It stimulates abrupt thoughts, paranoia.
It creates a situation to a child who needs sleep abruptly but not happening.
Some might need large doses eventually as they become more habitual to the dosage.
It may sometimes increase the level of dosage needed while it happened with a low level dosage.
It may cause a vyvanse crash leading to shakiness if not administrated regularly.
It eventually makes the concerned addictive in certain cases.
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