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Vyvanse™ (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) is a medication commonly used to help improve the symptoms of ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) in children, adolescents, and adults.
 
It is a type of stimulant that is available by prescription only. It comes in capsule form and is available in six strengths, including:
 
  • 20 mg Vyvanse capsules
  • 30 mg Vyvanse capsules
  • 40 mg Vyvanse capsules
  • 50 mg Vyvanse capsules
  • 60 mg Vyvanse capsules
  • 70 mg Vyvanse capsules.
     
For adults, adolescents, and children 6 to 12 years old, the recommended starting dosage is 30 mg once daily in the morning. If needed, your healthcare provider will increase your dose to further control your ADHD symptoms. The maximum recommended Vyvanse dosage is 70 mg daily.
 
(Click Vyvanse Dosage for a list of factors that your healthcare provider may consider before determining an appropriate dosage for your situation and for important tips on when and how to take this medicine.)
 
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