Re-Titrate Lisdexamfetamine At Discharge If It's Stopped For Several Days
You'll see patients receiving lisdexamfetamine (Vyvanse) for an indication other than ADHD...binge eating disorder.
It's for patients with frequent episodes of compulsive, out-of-control overeating...that often leads to weight gain.
Lisdexamfetamine isn't typically an inpatient med. But keep in mind some important issues regarding its use in admitted patients who take it at home.