Generic Name(s): lisdexamfetamine
Drug Class: Central Nervous System Stimulants
Treats: ADHD, ADD
Vyvanse is used to treat symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), specifically the symptoms of hyperactivity and impulsivity, in both adults and children. Vyvanse helps to hinder ADHD by altering unbalanced natural chemicals within the brain. Paired with behavioral therapy and changes in lifestyle, Vyvanse can help to reduce and manage the symptoms of ADHD.
Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is used for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It is a central nervous stimulant drug that works by restoring the balance of chemical substances in the brain. The drug is formulated with ingredients that help in increasing ability to stay focused and attentive.
Vyvanse is believed to affect brain receptor that strengthens working memory to improved attention and reduced distraction. It may also be used to treat moderate to severe binge eating disorders (BED). The drug is supplied in the form of a solution, but it should be administered orally through the mouth once in the morning. You should not take Vyvanse if you severe anxiety, tension, agitation or glaucoma. You will experience some side effects such as nausea, dizziness, loss of appetite and constipation.