Strattera vs Vyvanse

Strattera
(Rx)
Vyvanse
(Rx)
Strattera is an ADHD medication.
Vyvanse is an ADHD medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for ADHD
3.0
Concern level
2.4
Helpfulness
for ADHD
2.7
Concern level
1.7
Approval Date
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November 26, 2002
February 23, 2007
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
67,827 Discussions
67,883 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for ADHD
#2 for ADD
#3 for Anxiety
#4 for Inattentive
Strattera is prescribed for ADHD and ADD and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, our data suggest that some patients take it for Anxiety, although this is not an approved use.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for ADHD
#2 for ADD
Vyvanse is prescribed for ADHD and ADD and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Str
Depression
10
Tiredness
5
Insomnia
3
Irritability
2
Nausea
2
Mood Swings
2
Headaches
2
Weight Gain
2
Weight Loss
2
Drowsiness
1
Vyv
Irritability
3
Headaches
2
Euphoria
2
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Loss of Appetite
1
Nausea
1
Mood Swings
1
Dry Mouth
1
Tics
1
Paranoia
1
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Strattera
Str
Vyvanse
Vyv
Depression
Str
Vyv
10
0
Tiredness
Str
Vyv
5
0
Insomnia
Str
Vyv
3
0
Irritability
Str
Vyv
2
3
Nausea
Str
Vyv
2
1
Mood Swings
Str
Vyv
2
1
Headaches
Str
Vyv
2
2
Weight Gain
Str
Vyv
2
0
Weight Loss
Str
Vyv
2
0
Drowsiness
Str
Vyv
1
0
Irritability
Vyv
Str
3
2
Headaches
Vyv
Str
2
2
Euphoria
Vyv
Str
2
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Vyv
Str
2
0
Loss of Appetite
Vyv
Str
1
0
Nausea
Vyv
Str
1
2
Mood Swings
Vyv
Str
1
2
Dry Mouth
Vyv
Str
1
0
Tics
Vyv
Str
1
0
Paranoia
Vyv
Str
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Strattera during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Vyvanse during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Strattera and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Vyvanse and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 10 mg, 18 mg, 25 mg, 40 mg, 60 mg, 80 mg, 100 mg
Capsule: 10 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 mg, 50 mg, 60 mg, 70 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Atomoxetine Hcl
Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Strattera and Vyvanse: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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