lisdexamfetamine dimesylate


Summary: A dextroamphetamine drug precursor that also functions as a CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM STIMULANT and DOPAMINE UPTAKE INHIBITOR and is used in the treatment of ATTENTION DEFICIT HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER.

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  1. Dittmann R, Cardo E, Nagy P, Anderson C, Bloomfield R, Caballero B, et al. Efficacy and safety of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate and atomoxetine in the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a head-to-head, randomized, double-blind, phase IIIb study. CNS Drugs. 2013;27:1081-92 pubmed
    The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy and safety of the prodrug psychostimulant lisdexamfetamine dimesylate (LDX) and the non-stimulant noradrenergic compound atomoxetine (ATX) in children and adolescents with attention-..
  2. Gasior M, Hudson J, Quintero J, Ferreira Cornwell M, Radewonuk J, McElroy S. A Phase 3, Multicenter, Open-Label, 12-Month Extension Safety and Tolerability Trial of Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate in Adults With Binge Eating Disorder. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2017;37:315-322 pubmed publisher
    A 12-month, open-label extension study assessed the long-term safety and tolerability of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate (LDX) in adults with binge eating disorder (BED)...
  3. Hudson J, McElroy S, Ferreira Cornwell M, Radewonuk J, Gasior M. Efficacy of Lisdexamfetamine in Adults With Moderate to Severe Binge-Eating Disorder: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Psychiatry. 2017;74:903-910 pubmed publisher
    ..To assess lisdexamfetamine dimesylate maintenance of efficacy in adults with moderate to severe binge-eating disorder...