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Old 09-28-17, 10:01 PM
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Balloon deflated early

So Iím almost 19 years old and I was diagnosed with ADD when I was almost 16. I started on Concerta, then switched to Adderall, now i take Vyvanse. Since Iím a larger man (6 foot, 235 lbs.) and Iíve been taking these drugs for awhile my dosage is rather large. I take 80 mg in the morning before class and Iíve been doing that for almost a year.
So this happened recently, my girlfriend was over, and we were ďhaving some funĒ and everything was going fantastic. Anyway when I was about 70% to completion we stopped for a second so change positions but something was wrong. Imagine slowly letting the air out of a balloon. She could tell i was panicking, trying to stall while frantically trying to get blood flow south but it was no use and I gave up.
So thatís never happened to me before. Is it possible that my meds are the cause? Am I in medical trouble? My soldier has stood at attention since then, so is it possible that I just canít do the no pants dance while Iím on my meds? All other times I have done things successfully I hadnít been on my meds so I guess my main questions am I in ďcall the doctorĒ trouble or is this normal normal thing with Vyvanse?
Best Regards and thanks for the help,
The deflated Richard
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Old 09-29-17, 06:53 PM
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Re: Balloon deflated early

Stimulant dosages aren't correlated by weight at all, just letting you know.

And yes, ED is a fairly common side effect for Vyvanse and other stimulant medications, but talk to your doctor if you're concerned.
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Old 10-06-17, 01:34 PM
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Re: Balloon deflated early

Generally my soldier isn't at attention until the other side begins the engagement, and if we stop or switch positions I have a few seconds before my regiment is at ease. I have to be constantly stimulated throughout the act to sustain combat readiness.

Puns aside, I feel your pain.
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