Adderall is a stimulant used to treat ADHD in adults and children and narcolepsy in adults and children.
What is Vyvanse?
Vyvanse is a stimulant used to treat ADHD in adults and children and moderate to severe binge eating disorder in adults.
Are Vyvanse and Adderall the same?
They are very similar with similar side effects, drug interactions, and warnings. Dosages and prices vary. One difference between Vyvanse and Adderall is that Vyvanse is a prodrug and is converted to dextroamphetamine in the gastrointestinal tract, reducing the potential for abuse.
Which is better: Adderall or Vyvanse?
different from time to time Everyone reacts differently to different drugs. Your doctor can help you choose the right drug for you based on your personal medical history and needs. For example, if cost is the determining factor, Adderall may be a better choice. If you are concerned about abuse, Vyvanse may be the better option.
Can I use Adderall or Vyvanse during pregnancy?
no. Adderall and Vyvanse should be avoided while pregnant or breastfeeding. If you become pregnant while already taking this medicine, seek advice from your prescriber immediately.
Can I use Adderall or Vyvanse with alcohol?
no. Both drugs are mixed with alcohol .
Adderall: Too much alcohol can increase heart rate and blood pressure, which can be even more dangerous when used with Adderall. It can lead to a heart attack or stroke and can increase your risk of alcohol poisoning.
Vyvanse: Alcohol may minimize some of the irritating effects of Vyvanse, and Vyvanse may reduce some of the sedative effects of alcohol. As a result, people may try to use more of one or two drugs and eventually overdose.
There are many other effects that can be caused by mixing alcohol with Vyvanse, such as dramatic changes in blood pressure, increased heart rate, chest pain, heart attack, stroke, seizure risk, aggression, paranoia, confusion, hallucinations, and more.
Alcohol can also make ADHD worse.
Does Vyvanse have fewer side effects than Adderall?
Side effects are very similar and may include dry mouth, loss of appetite, insomnia, headache, weight loss, nausea, anxiety, agitation, dizziness, tachycardia and diarrhea.
Can I mix Adderall and Vyvanse?
no. Additional effects can cause rapid heartbeat, high blood pressure, or other side effects. It is also a duplicate therapy and you do not need to use both.
How many Vyvanse are like Adderall?
There are a variety of applications that healthcare professionals can use to switch dosages between drugs if needed. Dosing switching may not be accurate and may require some trial and error when switching between these drugs.
The most effective medication should be decided only by a doctor who will look at the full picture of your medical condition, medical history, and other medications that may interact with Vyvanse or Adderall.