Drug Interactions between Lamictal XR and Vyvanse
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
- Lamictal XR (lamotrigine)
- Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between Lamictal XR and Vyvanse - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
- Lamictal XR is in the drug class triazine anticonvulsants.
- Lamictal XR is used to treat the following conditions:
- Vyvanse is a member of the drug class CNS stimulants.
- Vyvanse is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Lamictal XR (lamotrigine)
Alcohol can increase the nervous system side effects of lamoTRIgine such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience impairment in thinking and judgment. You should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with lamoTRIgine. Do not use more than the recommended dose of lamoTRIgine, and avoid activities requiring mental alertness such as driving or operating hazardous machinery until you know how the medication affects you. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns.
Applies to: Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)
Using lisdexamfetamine together with alcohol can increase the risk of cardiovascular side effects such as increased heart rate, chest pain, or blood pressure changes. You should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with lisdexamfetamine. Let your doctor know if you experience severe or frequent headaches, chest pain, and/or a fast or pounding heartbeat. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Therapeutic duplication warnings are only returned when drugs within the same group exceed the recommended therapeutic duplication maximum.
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No interaction information available.|
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.