lisdexamfetamine dimesylate


lis·​dex·​am·​fet·​amine di·​mes·​y·​late ˌlis-ˌdeks-ˌam-ˈfet-ə-ˌmēn-dī-ˈmes-i-ˌlāt How to pronounce lisdexamfetamine dimesylate (audio)
variants or lisdexamfetamine
: a prodrug C15H25N3O·(CH4O3S)2 of dextroamphetamine taken orally in the treatment of attention deficit disorder and binge eating disorder

Note: Lisdexamfetamine dimesylate is marketed under the trademark Vyvanse.

Dictionary Entries Near lisdexamfetamine dimesylate


lisdexamfetamine dimesylate


Cite this Entry

“Lisdexamfetamine dimesylate.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Jun. 2023.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!