Vyvanse: Shown to improve ADHD symptoms
in teens with ADHD
- In a 4-week clinical study of teens aged 13 to 17 with ADHD, once-daily Vyvanse improved their ADHD symptoms
- Vyvanse has been shown to improve attention and reduce the symptoms of hyperactivity and impulsivity
Who should not take Vyvanse?
Your teen should not take Vyvanse if he or she:
- Is taking or has taken within the past 14 days an anti-depressant called a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI)
- Is allergic to, or had a reaction to other stimulant medicines
If your teen has ADHD, talk to their doctor about Vyvanse. Vyvanse is a once-daily prescription medication for children, teens, and adults with ADHD. The doctor may prescribe Vyvanse as part of a total treatment program that may include counseling or other therapies.
It helps control ADHD symptoms in teens. That's it. They do the rest.
Use this Web site about ADHD in teens to learn about symptoms of ADHD in teens and treatment for ADHD with once-daily Vyvanse. Check out the ADHD Doctor Discussion Guide and Questions to Ask Your Teen's Doctor About Vyvanse and use them to prepare for your teen's next doctor's appointment. Finally, explore tips and resources designed for parents and caregivers of teens with ADHD.