How effective is Provigil for Dysthymia?
Summary: 6 Provigil users have rated its effectiveness for Dysthymia.
Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 4.0/5
This is a review of how effective Provigil (modafinil) is for Dysthymia and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Provigil
Provigil has active ingredients of modafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy. (latest outcomes from Provigil 10,275 users)
Dysthymia (mild chronic depression) can be treated by Cymbalta, Wellbutrin Xl, Zoloft, Prozac, Lexapro, Effexor Xr. (latest reports from Dysthymia 2,585 patients)
On Dec, 21, 2014: 6 people are studied for taking Provigil in Dysthymia
Provigil effectiveness for Dysthymia (number of people):
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- How often is parkinson's disease confused with chronic lyme diseasse?
Back in the early 1950s I had the joy and privilege of spending a couple of summers on Cape Cod. As a kid, a lot of that time was spent playing in the grove of poplar trees and bramble behind the house. I clearly remember numerous buried tics, some of which resulted in a circular ring around the tic sites, some with a rash.
A year later some strange things began: high fever, life-long right-side tendency for tonsillitis, persistent 'mononucleosis', poor memory, low energy, and migraines which eventually became the scourge of my adult life. All that hidden under a blanket of high emotional stress caused by life-altering changes in the family.
2010: diagnosed with well developed Parkinson's Disease (PD).
- Can generic lexapro and natural gaba be taken together?
Can Lexapro and Natural GABA be taken together? The Lexapro by itself is not doing the job. My husband just suddenly died and my cousin told me about GABA for anxiety and sleeplessness. Dr keeps wanting to change...I want something that really helps ME!!!!!
- Is there a connection between narcolepsy and neurofibromatosis
Hi ,My name is Pauline Newman I live in Adelaide,South Australia,I have NF1 & NF2,I am 5th generation carrier of the NF Gene,I have literally thousands of lumps,bumps & café au-lait marks all over my body.My question is are NF1 & 2,cause Narcolepsy or EDS, I have also recently had an MRI & ultra sound which has shown up a Plexiform NF, I am in constant pain because of scoliosis,and I am Totally wheelchair reliant, I have 2 Harrington rods alongside my spine & have had a T4-L4 fusion & T12 osteotomy, As a result of my spinal condition I have Rhuematoind Arthritis,fibromyalgia and low vitamin D levels & iron deficiency.Is it possible that these medical conditions are all linked to NF?
20A Shearer Ave Seacombe Gardens.. SA 5047
- Has long term clonazepam use caused you seemingly irreversible psychosis, for which you were given an antipsychotic? if so, were you able to get off of the antipsychotic and clonazepam? how? (1 answer)
Started clonazepam around 2002. In 2007, I was hospitalized (I'm not sure what the doctors were thinking) and I was given an antipsychotic as well, and maybe another medication. My psychiatrist lowered and eliminated all my medication in 2011 and 2012, and each time was hospitalized and again given an antipsychotic and Depakote. Soon before one hospitalization, I remember seeing smoke coming out of someone's mouth (and I don't think he was smoking - I think I was on the subway). I think I was hallucinating. It seems like the clonazepam may have caused permanent psychosis. My psychiatrist thinks my anxiety caused the psychosis. I wonder if maybe my rage towards my father has something to do with it. What would you recommend to help permanently get off of these drugs? Have you had clonazepam cause you such psychosis?
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- A life of depression and fatigue
1) Family history of depression, 2) Diagnosed depression 1964-not treated until 1973, 3) Worked in medical field 35 years, 4) Emergency on-call 24/7, 5) Hospital 15 times major depression, 6) Tried nearly all MAOI, TCA, SSRI, SNRI, and ECT. 7) 100% Disability in 1998 for depression. Now at age 70 I have dysthymia, chronic fatigue, COPD, and PTSD. My recommendation to younger people - do not over stress,
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- Prozac and palpitations
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- Idiopathic insomnolence (1 response)
In 1997 I was diagnosed with Narcolepsy with an intolerance to Dexamp(hetamine) tablets.
After 3 years of nose operations, and sleep tests to remove other potential issues (lung problems or apnoea) I have finally been re-diagnosed (2013) with idiopathic insomnolence.
Modaphinil caused a reaction of insane nausea, pains behind the eyes, dizzy spells, with no real change in blood pressure.
Dexamphetamine was erratic (on recent retrial) with extremes causing dizzy spells and slow progressive drop in BP over 3 weeks from average 125/75 to 105/60. Occasionally it would wake my body up but my brain would be slow to follow, and the conflict would take me to the cleaners for the next two days.
I was diagnosed with IgAN in 2004, and have progressive idiopathic neuropathy in my feet since 2011.
The sleep specialist wants me to try Klacid (clarithromycin) as it has reportedly caused insomnia on a regular basis. I've not yet agreed.
That's me in a nutshell.
To many idiopathics and drug rejections.
Somebody has not got their finger on the pulse, but no idea who yet.
Jus thought I'd throw this out there in case anyone else is having difficulties aswell.
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