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Binge Eating Disorder: Should You Use Vyvanse?

Binge Eating Disorder: Should You Use Vyvanse?

In January of this year, the FDA approved the stimulant lisdexamfetamine (Vyvanse) as the first drug with an indication for binge eating disorder (BED). Patients are hearing the buzz and may be asking you to prescribe it, but you may have some questions first.

Eating Disorders as Addictions

We all know that substance abuse and dependence are serious, difficult-to-treat conditions. But ideas about what exactly constitutes substance abuse and addictions are changing.

Eating Disorder Treatment Resources

Online resources for the treatment of eating disorders