DOSING & ADMINISTRATION

CONVENIENT, ONCE-DAILY DOSING AND CUSTOMIZABLE ADMINISTRATION1

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7 Capsule Strengths*1

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 10 mg capsule

10 mg

TITRATION
STRENGTHS

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 20 mg capsule

20 mg

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 30 mg capsule

30 mg

RECOMMENDED
STARTING DOSE

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 40 mg capsule

40 mg

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 50 mg capsule

50 mg

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 60 mg capsule

60 mg

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 70 mg capsule

70 mg

MAXIMUM
DAILY DOSE

*The amount of powder in a Vyvanse capsule varies by capsule strength.2

Capsules not shown at actual size.

7 Capsule Strengths*1

10 mg

20 mg

TITRATION
STRENGTHS

30 mg

RECOMMENDED
STARTING DOSE

40 mg

50 mg

60 mg

70 mg

MAXIMUM
DAILY
DOSE

*The amount of powder in a Vyvanse capsule varies by capsule strength.
Capsules not shown at actual size.

6 Chewable Strengths1

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 10 mg chewable

10 mg

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 20 mg chewable

20 mg

TITRATION STRENGTHS

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 30 mg chewable

30 mg

RECOMMENDED
STARTING DOSE

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 40 mg chewable

40 mg

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 50 mg chewable

50 mg

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 60 mg chewable

60 mg

Chewable tablets not shown at actual size.

6 Chewable Strengths1

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 10 mg chewable

10 mg

TITRATION
STRENGTHS

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 20 mg chewable

20 mg

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 30 mg chewable

30 mg

RECOMMENDED
STARTING DOSE

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 40 mg chewable

40 mg

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 50 mg chewable

50 mg

Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) 60 mg chewable

60 mg

Chewable tablets not shown at actual size.

  • Recommended starting dose: 30 mg once daily in the morning. Avoid afternoon doses due to the
    potential for insomnia1
  • Dose may be adjusted in increments of 10 mg or 20 mg at approximately weekly intervals1
  • Vyvanse 10 mg is the lowest strength available for patients who may need flexible titration1
  • Maximum dose: 70 mg per day1
  • May be taken with or without food1
  • Capsules and chewable tablets are interchangeable on a unit-per-unit/mg-per-mg basis (eg, 30 mg
    capsule for 30 mg chewable tablet)1

DOSING SAFETY INFORMATION

  • Severe renal impairment: maximum dose should not exceed 50 mg/day; end stage renal disease:
    maximum recommended dose of 30 mg/day1
  • Prior to treatment, assess for cardiac disease; after prescribing, keep prescription records, educate
    patients about abuse, monitor for signs of abuse and overdose, and reevaluate the need for Vyvanse use1
Vyvanse® offers administration options to tailor treatment to the needs of your patients.

Hypothetical patient portrayal.
Individual results may vary.

Only Vyvanse offers 5 administration options

Tailor treatment to meet the needs of your patients.

Chewable1

TO ADMINISTER:

  • Chewable tablet must be chewed thoroughly before swallowing
  • Take entire chewable tablet daily (do not divide dose)

Mixable1

with orange juice, yogurt or water

TO ADMINISTER:

  • Open capsule and mix contents in orange juice, water, or yogurt until completely dispersed
  • Stir to break apart any compacted powder
  • Consume immediately (do not store)
  • Take full contents of capsule daily (do not divide dose)

Swallowable1

TO ADMINISTER:

  • Swallow whole
  • Take capsule daily (do not divide dose)

Capsules and chewable tablets not shown at actual size.


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KEEP IN TOUCH

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References
  1. Vyvanse [package insert]. Lexington, MA: Shire US Inc.
  2. Data on file; SPD489-166; Shire US Inc.

INDICATION AND IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION