Provigil and Nuvigil drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Provigil and Nuvigil together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Provigil and Nuvigil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 688 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Provigil

Provigil has active ingredients of modafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy. (latest outcomes from Provigil 15,366 users)

Nuvigil

Nuvigil has active ingredients of armodafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy. (latest outcomes from Nuvigil 10,151 users)

On Feb, 22, 2017

688 people who take Provigil, Nuvigil are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Provigil and Nuvigil drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • hypertension
  • palpitations
  • nausea
  • arthritis
  • contrast media allergy
  • drug ineffective
  • paraesthesia oral
1 - 6 months:
  • depression
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • pre-existing condition improved
  • anger
  • decreased appetite
  • fatigue
  • pain in extremity
  • therapeutic response unexpected
  • headache
6 - 12 months:
  • depression
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • blood pressure increased
  • decreased appetite
  • headache
  • insomnia
  • sleep apnoea syndrome
  • anger
  • autonomic nervous system imbalance
1 - 2 years:
  • pre-existing condition improved
  • weight increased
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • drug ineffective
  • headache
  • nausea
  • decreased appetite
  • therapeutic response unexpected
  • anger
2 - 5 years:
  • somnolence
  • therapeutic response unexpected
  • pre-existing condition improved
  • weight decreased
  • back pain
  • depression
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • feeling abnormal
  • nausea
5 - 10 years:
  • cardiovascular disorder
  • death
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
  • pulmonary embolism
  • apathy
  • arthritis
  • asthma
  • benign prostatic hyperplasia
10+ years:
  • drug ineffective
  • sleep apnoea syndrome
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia
  • asthma
  • blood pressure increased
  • bronchitis
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • fall
  • ill-defined disorder
not specified:
  • fatigue
  • drug ineffective
  • somnolence
  • nausea
  • headache
  • weight decreased
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • dizziness
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • headache
  • somnolence
  • weight decreased
  • pain
  • depression
  • fall
  • anxiety
male:
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • somnolence
  • anxiety
  • asthenia
  • nausea
  • depression
  • insomnia
  • decreased appetite
  • therapeutic response unexpected

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • cafe au lait spots
  • eyelid ptosis
  • live birth
  • neurofibromatosis
  • plagiocephaly
  • torticollis
  • xanthogranuloma
2-9:
  • anhedonia
  • anxiety
  • application site erythema
  • application site pruritus
  • application site rash
  • asthenia
  • chest pain
  • decreased appetite
  • pain in extremity
  • psychological trauma
10-19:
  • headache
  • decreased appetite
  • drug ineffective
  • pain in extremity
  • anger
  • depression
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • vocal cord disorder
  • abasia
20-29:
  • fatigue
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • pulmonary embolism
  • weight increased
  • drug ineffective
  • somnolence
  • anxiety
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • fall
  • feeling abnormal
30-39:
  • fatigue
  • somnolence
  • confusional state
  • headache
  • pain in extremity
  • nausea
  • pain
  • convulsion
  • decreased appetite
  • depression
40-49:
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • headache
  • pain
  • fall
  • back pain
  • diarrhoea
  • flushing
  • memory impairment
  • oropharyngeal pain
50-59:
  • nausea
  • blood pressure increased
  • headache
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • urinary tract infection
  • drug ineffective
  • vomiting
  • fatigue
  • general physical health deterioration
  • sinusitis
60+:
  • fatigue
  • urinary tract infection
  • rash
  • drug ineffective
  • somnolence
  • cd4 lymphocytes decreased
  • central nervous system lesion
  • cystitis
  • drug effect decreased
  • full blood count decreased

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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