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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Vyvanse Oral.

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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
3/14/2008 4:36:45 PM

Reviewer: rob konarik, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
3/12/2008 8:30:02 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My 9 year old son started taking this medication 2 weeks ago. We switched from Mededate CD. I cannot believe the difference in him. I am so glad we tried this medicine. He has even begun to like his math homework and his handwriting has improved. This medicine has just been amazing for him. There have been some side effects like a decrease in appetite but I just feed him really good right be ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
3/12/2008 2:17:53 PM

Reviewer: sparklineyz6@hotmail.com, 3-6 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My son is 6yrs old and has been on vyvanse for 4 months. we have noticed so many diff. side affects that we just dont like for him. Such as not eating a thing other then breakfast before the pill is given,he has lost 5lbs and is very depressed, not socializing at school and not ever wanting to leave the house, he just wants to keep to himself. I really feel this is unhealthy for him and will not c ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
3/12/2008 9:46:38 AM

Reviewer: MT21Mom, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
First of all parents should note that Vyvanse is given in 3 doses, 30mg, 50mg, and 70mg. My 8 y.o. son started on the 30mg and was increased a month later to 50mg and this is what he is currently at. In the 3+ months that he has been on it, the only difference I've noticed is that it is longer acting than Adderall XR. It last thru 6PM and this is great for getting homework done after afterscho ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
3/11/2008 8:16:07 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My 9 yr old daughter has been on Vyvanse for 3 months now and it's amazing. The first few weeks were horrible with moody swings and sleepless nights. The next month got easier as we learned how to best respond to her and adjust to our new bedtime routine. This is the 3rd month and she's the Student of the Month for her class for the first time. I only wish we would have pursued this ea ... Show Full Comment

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