Review: Nuvigil and Percocet
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Nuvigil and Percocet. It is created by eHealthMe based on 111 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 31, 2014: 111 people who reported to have interactions when taking Nuvigil, Percocet are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Nuvigil (armodafinil)
- Percocet (acetaminophen; oxycodone hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Nuvigil, Percocet:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||86|
|Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw)||86|
|Pain In Jaw||70|
|Headache (pain in head)||70|
|Osteopenia (a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal)||64|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Nuvigil, Percocet:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dysphonia (speech disorder attributable to a disorder of phonation)||3|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||3|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||3|
|Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction)||3|
|Dystonia (abnormal muscle tone)||3|
|Pain - Neck||3|
|Headache (pain in head)||2|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Nuvigil (armodafinil) is often used to treat narcolepsy. Percocet (acetaminophen; oxycodone hydrochloride) is often used to treat pain. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Nuvigil is used in:
- Percocet is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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- Percocet alternatives:
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The only time the pain is partially releaved is lying in a prone position with heat on my posterior neck and the back of my head. The pain strats in my shoulders and neck and radiates up the back of my head.
Started taking Nuvigil at first did not help me stay awake. After starting Xyrem the Nuvigil was causing severe anxiety and dysphoria. After 6 weeks I told my doctor I could not take this medication any longer. I stopped the Nuvigil and a week later resumed my Vyvanse. I was taking Vyvanse 60mg daily since I was now on Xyrem my doctor and decided to start at 40mg since I was taking the Xyrem and getting the sleep I wasn't getting before. 40mg of Vyvanse is enough to get me through my day without and sleep attacks.
First day of Nuvigil, and immediately having hiccups after first taking it, as well as during short periods throughout the day. Wondering if this will go away?
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- Is it my thyroid or am i mentally ill? diagnosed w/ hashimoto's thyroiditis but untreated - chronic pain unmanaged also
I moved to OR from HI and brought all my records, signed releases, and had many diagnoses, all but the thyroid, was being treated and long-term. I also took Oxycontin & Oxycodone for severe chronic pain from bilateral SI joint fusion (right screw protrudes & leg also becomes numb and weak with acti ...
- Can you develop spondysis & spondylolisthesis/ from c.r.p.s. after using your good leg to lean on, put more pressure to compensate for your bad leg to help take pain & pressure off of your bad leg
For many year's I have always used my good leg (rt ) to compensate for the pain & pressure to help relieve pain from my Lt leg that i have C.R.P.S. in. Could now my having Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis of the S1 on S2 of my spine. Be the cause of this. Someone PLEASE help me with this questio ...
- Will taking nuvigil effect my sperm count?
I am just wondering if my meds affect my sperm count. My wife and I are trying to have a child and we haven't been successful.
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