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How effective is Provigil for Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder?
Summary: 27 Provigil users have rated its effectiveness for Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Overall ratings: 3.0/5
Long term ratings: 3.5/5
This is a review of how effective Provigil (modafinil) is for Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Provigil
Provigil (latest outcomes from 10,272 users) has active ingredients of modafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (latest reports from 44,532 patients) can be treated by Vyvanse, Concerta, Adderall 20, Adderall 30, Ritalin, Adderall Xr 30.
On Nov, 27, 2014: 27 people are studied for taking Provigil in Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Provigil effectiveness for Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Provigil for Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder * :
|Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder||48.15%||51.85% |
Age of people who take Provigil for Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder * :
|Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.93%||14.81%||22.22%||22.22%||14.81% |
Who find Provigil more effective for Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder?
Gender of people who find Provigil more effective * :
|Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder||44.44%||55.56% |
Age of people who find Provigil more effective * :
|Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||22.22%||22.22%||22.22%||0.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- Has anyone else thought they were having a heart attack?
(Asked by a 26 year old woman who has ADHD)
I am 26, and have been on Vyvanse for about 8 months. I am in college and had several tests this week and papers due. From Sunday-Tuesday I got very little sleep and had a LOT of schoolwork. I was drinking redbull, coffee(not the whole time), etc as well as taking my meds. Anyway. Yesterday my heart ...
- Can nuvigil (vs adderall) be used simultaneously to help wean off 60mg/day of adderall?
(Asked by a 34 year old woman who has Muscle Tightness, Muscle Contractions Involuntary, Ptsd, Anxiety, Apprehension, Feeling Uptight, Jitters, Stress, Stress And Anxiety, Tension, Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Bulimia, Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness, ADHD, and takes Nuvigil, Prozac, Flexeril, Topamax, Xanax, Adderall 30)
I have been on Adderall 30mg 2x daily for years!! I've had it lowered to 20mg, I've TRIED to go months without it (when not working) however I feel I've built up a tolerance level to the point that it's not as effective as it once was. My personal life has detoured WAY past anything an ADHD medicati ...
- What can i do to help my wife who is on ambien and sometimes has horrible restless leg syndrome?
(Asked by a 25 year old woman who has ADD, Restless Leg Syndrome, Insomnia, and takes Adderall, Ambien)
She will take her meds like a hour and a half before actually going to sleep. The Zambian that is and sometimes she has uncontrolled restless leg syndrome. She has to move them a certain way and everything. This last time it lasted a hour and a half. I was just wondering if there is anything I could ...
- Any experience or studies of vyvance (lisdexamfetamine) causing vit b12 absorbsion issues and ultimately deficiency?
(Asked by a 36 year old woman who has Vitamin B12 Deficiency, ADHD, Pernatious Anemia, and takes Sertraline, Vyvanse)
Taking Vyvance for about 12 months and just been diagnosed with Pernicious Anaemia and Vit B12 deficiency. Symptoms triggering B12/Intrisic factor tests was extreme fatigue and foul mood during a menstrual cycle.
Looking to see if anyone else has a similar issue or any knowledge of Vyvance causing ...
- Does one ever get their memory back after discontinueing the tysabri?
(Asked by a 60 year old woman who has Progressive Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis, Bad Depression, Brain "fog" And "focusing", Short-Term Memory Loss)
vesicare 10mg x1 bupropion 150mg x1
lisinopril 5mg as needed bupropion 300mg x1
fluoxetine 20mg x1 alprazolam 0.5mg - bedtime
vigil 250mg x1 melatonin 3mg - bedtime
aubagio 14mg. x1 diphenhydramine 50mg - bedtime
carvedilol 6.25mg x1 ...
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