About S489 Pill
S489 Pill is a widely known lisdexamfetamine 20 mg used in the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and severe binge eating disorder.
lisdexamfetamine, the active ingredient of S489 Pill belongs to the class of medication called CNS stimulants and works by improving the levels of certain chemicals which are responsible for the calmness in the body.
S489 Pill can be taken with or without a meal. however, It is advised to take this pill at a fixed time each day to maintain an optimum level of blood.
In case of any missed dose, you should take it as soon as you remember it. do not stop this medication suddenly as it may cause severe withdrawal symptoms.
|Pill Name||S 489 Pill|
|Active Ingredient||lisdexamfetamine 20 mg|
|Pregnancy Category||Pregnancy Category C|
|Supplier||Shire US Inc.|
- If you are having difficulty remembering the dose, take this pill at the same time every day to help you remember it.
- It is recommended to monitor heart rate and blood pressure regularly while taking this medication as it affects them and may cause severe complications.
- You should avoid driving or operating any heavy machinery if you are feeling dizzy or sleepy.
- Talk to your doctor if you notice any kind of changes in your behavior or depressing thoughts.
Dosage and Uses of S489 Pill
Lisdexamfetamine is used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) as part of a total treatment plan, including psychological, social, and other treatments. It may help to increase the ability to pay attention, stay focused, and stop fidgeting. Lisdexamfetamine may also be used to treat binge eating disorder (BED).
Dosage – You should take the s489 pill in the dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor.
Swallow it as a whole without chewing or crushing it, this pill can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at the same time every day.
Benefits in ADHD
S489 Pill is widely prescribed in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) to improve psychological and physical conditions.
In ADHD, it works by improving the levels of certain chemicals in the brain which are responsible for maintaining focus and improving attention in humans.
Benefits of binge eating disorder (BED)
S489 Pill help to reduce the appetite in those who have developed a habit of continuous eating. Though this medication is a stimulant class of medication it suppresses the appetite by maintaining a balance of certain chemicals.
Side Effects of S489 Pill
Like any other medication, there are some mild to moderate side effects of the S489 Pill.
They are very rare and most of them do not require any kind of special treatment. they usually go away on their own without any kind of severe side effects.
Common side effects are:
- Loss of appetite
- Abdominal pain
- Increased heart rate
- Rise in blood pressure
Talk to your doctor if you are having trouble coping with any of these side effects or if it is affecting your day-to-day activities.
There are some drugs that may interact with S489 Pill and may produce some undesired side effects.
The following is not the complete list ask your doctor or pharmacist to know more about it.
- MAO Inhibitors – isocarboxazid, linezolid, metaxalone, methylene blue, moclobemide, phenelzine, procarbazine, rasagiline, safinamide, selegiline, tranylcypromine.
- SSRIs – fluoxetine, duloxetine, venlafaxine.
- Antacids – aluminum hydroxide and magnesium hydroxide.
Before taking this pill, inform your doctor or pharmacist about your current ongoing pills and supplements including herbal, and ayurvedic preparations to avoid any further interaction.
Frequently Asked Questions
- What is S489 Pill?
S489 Pill is a white colored-capsule shaped widely known as lisdexamfetamine 20 mg. it is supplied by Shire US Inc in the united states of America.
- Why is S489 Pill Prescribed?
S489 Pill is used in the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and severe binge eating disorder.
- How long should i consume this pill?
It is advised not to take this medication for more than 10 days. talk to your doctor if your symptoms do not improve within 10 days.
- Can i drive a vehicle after taking this pill?
Try to avoid driving if you are feeling dizzy or sleepy. Instead, take rest for some time until you once again feel refreshed.
- Who should avoid this pill?
People with kidney, or liver disorders or past history of drug abuse should avoid taking this pill as it may cause severe side effects or addiction.