Vyvanse is a prescription medication that treats Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (or ADHD). It’s also approved to treat moderate to severe binge eating disorder (B.E.D.). It is approved for adults. Vyvanse is part of a class of drugs known as central nervous system stimulant medication. They alter the brain’s levels of natural substances to increase attention and decrease impulsiveness.
The medication is available in capsule form. It should be taken daily with or without food.
Vyvanse can cause nausea, vomiting, dizziness and irritability.