Review: how effective is Nuvigil for Add?
(By eHealthMe on Aug, 30, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 3.3/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Nuvigil (armodafinil) is for Add. The study is based on 14 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Nuvigil
Nuvigil (latest outcomes from 4,385 users) has active ingredients of armodafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy.
Add (latest reports from 52,120 patients) can be treated by Vyvanse, Concerta, Adderall 20, Adderall 30, Ritalin, Strattera.
On Aug, 30, 2014: 14 people are studied for taking Nuvigil in Add
Nuvigil effectiveness for Add (number of people):
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Comments for this study:
Terri (2 years ago):
I am a 24 year old, female with ADD and my psychiatrist recently prescribed me to Nuvigil. I have found myself much more focused, alert and have been told by colleagues they have noticed a huge improvement in my work and ability to stay on task! I feel this medicine is great and has done wonders for me with no side effects! I suffer from anxiety so this wAs a big concern for me. Gratefully, it has not affected my anxiety at all!!! I recommend this medication to anyone with ADD looking for alternative medications than the usual.
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