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Vivance is a common misspelling of Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine).

What is Vyvanse (Vivance)?

Vyvanse (Vivance) is an amphetamine. Exactly how Vyvanse (Vivance) works is not known. It affects certain chemicals in the brain and nerves that contribute to hyperactivity and impulse control and may help improve attention span and behavior.

Vyvanse (Vivance) is a prescription medicine used for treating attention deficit hyperactivity (ADHD) in adults and in children who are 6 to 12 years old. It is used as a part of a total treatment program that may include psychological, educational, and social therapy. Vyvanse (Vivance) may also be used for other purposes not listed here.

Before taking Vyvanse (Vivance), tell your doctor if:

  • you or your child have any heart problems, heart defects, high blood pressure, or a family history of these problems.
  • you or your child have, or about a family history of suicide, bipolar illness, or depression.

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