Vyvanse Overview

Vyvanse (generic: lisdexamfetamine) is a prescription medication used for the treatment of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Vyvanse belongs to a group of drugs called central nervous system stimulant medications which help increase attention, decrease impulsiveness, and decrease hyperactivity in people with ADHD, by changing amounts of certain natural substances in the brain.

This medication comes in capsule form and is taken once daily, in the morning.

Common side effects of Vyvanse include dizziness, irritability, and nausea.