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ADHD

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD or ADHD) affects millions of children and adults in the United States, according to the American Psychiatric Association (APA). Learn more about the various treatment options.

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Why is Vyvanse so expensive?

Americans pay the highest prices in the world for brand-name medications. In 2016, the CDC found that 6.1 million (...

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Switching from Vyvanse to Mydayis

Vyvanse and Mydayis are both drugs for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). They are b...

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Why is Trintellix so expensive?

Trintellix is a brand-name prescription medication used to treat major depressive disorder (MDD). The drug is class...

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Switching from Adderall to Concerta

There are many types of ADHD medications that your doctor can prescribe including stimulants, non-stimulants, anti-...

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Vyvanse withdrawal or crash: symptoms, signs, timeline and treatment

Vyvanse is an FDA-approved brand name medication manufactured by Shire PLC containing the active ingredient lisdexa...

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Switching from Adderall to Vyvanse

Patients receiving treatment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) often need to change their medicat...

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Vyvanse and coffee: is mixing them safe?

Vyvanse and coffee are both Central Nervous System stimulants, meaning that they increase mental and physical aler...

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Comparing Vyvanse alternatives: which other ADHD medications can I take?

One of the main reasons you may be looking for a Vyvanse alternative is that, like any drug, this medication can co...

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ADD vs ADHD

Have you heard the term ADD used instead of ADHD and has it caused you confusion? That’s because ADD is an outdat...

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Vyvanse side effects and how to avoid them

Vyvanse can cause adverse reactions. The more common side effects tend to be loss of appetite and stomach ache to m...

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Vyvanse weight loss and binge eating disorders

Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate), is a stimulant medication known mainly for treating attention deficit hypera...

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ADHD and alcohol

Research has shown there is a powerful link between attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), alcohol misuse...

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Concerta and alcohol: can they be used together?

Research has shown there is a powerful link between attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), alcohol abuse,...

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How to make Vyvanse last longer

A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report described ADHD diagnosis as most prevalent among children aged...

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Vyvanse and alcohol: can they be used together?

So, you are wondering if it’s safe to take Vyvanse with alcohol? Drinking alcohol with prescription drugs is ...

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