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Vyvanse™ (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) is a prescription drug often prescribed for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults, adolescents, and children ages 6 to 12.
 
The medication comes in capsule form and is available in six different 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.
     
The recommended starting dosage for treating ADHD in adults, teens, and children is 30 mg once daily in the morning. Your healthcare provider may increase the dose as necessary to control your ADHD symptoms, up to a maximum of Vyvanse 70 mg once daily in the morning.
 
(Click Vyvanse Dosage for dosing tips and precautions for this medication. You can also find out what factors your healthcare provider will consider before making a dosing recommendation.)
 
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