Login    Sign up

eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community

Personalized health information & community


All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Check symptoms       Tools       Community       Reviews       Q&As       Apps       Professionals
Home > Provigil > Nuvigil > Provigil and Nuvigil

Review: Provigil and Nuvigil

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 175 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Provigil and Nuvigil >>>

What are the drugs

Provigil (latest outcomes from 10,272 users) has active ingredients of modafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy.

Trend of provigil reports

Nuvigil (latest outcomes from 4,394 users) has active ingredients of armodafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy.

Trend of nuvigil reports

On Nov, 1, 2014: 175 people who take Provigil, Nuvigil are studied

Provigil, Nuvigil outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Provigil (modafinil)
- Nuvigil (armodafinil)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Provigil is effectiven/a0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/a
Nuvigil is effectiven/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Drug IneffectiveDrug IneffectiveNauseaDrug IneffectiveCheilitisDeathn/aDrug Ineffective
AnxietyAngerHeadacheHeadacheTherapeutic Response UnexpectedDeep Vein ThrombosisHeadache
DysarthriaDecreased AppetiteDepressionPain In ExtremitySpeech DisorderPulmonary EmbolismNausea
Speech DisorderHeadacheDrug IneffectiveDepressionSwollen TongueCardiovascular DisorderDizziness
DysphoniaPain In ExtremityDecreased AppetiteNauseaAphthous StomatitisDrug IneffectiveAnxiety
HeadacheNauseaAngerDecreased AppetiteLip SwellingTremorRash
Skin HaemorrhageDepressionPain In ExtremityAngerUrinary IncontinenceOropharyngeal PainMigraine
Sensorimotor DisorderRash GeneralisedIrritabilityRash GeneralisedDysphoniaChest PainFatigue
General Physical Health DeteriorationAnxietyBronchitisEye PainDysarthriaDyspnoeaAbdominal Pain Upper
Oropharyngeal PainDry MouthUrinary Tract InfectionAlopeciaOesophageal SpasmChest Pain

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Provigil is effective33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
n/a
Nuvigil is effective66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
HeadacheDrug Ineffective
NauseaDepression
DizzinessDeath
BronchitisNausea
Urinary Tract InfectionDecreased Appetite
Drug IneffectiveAnxiety
Abdominal Pain UpperHeadache
MigraineAnger
Upper Respiratory Tract InfectionDyspnoea
Deep Vein ThrombosisPain In Extremity

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Provigil is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 5 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/a
Nuvigil is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
20.00%
(1 of 5 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/a

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/aHeadachePulmonary EmbolismConfusional StateFlushingUpper Respiratory Tract InfectionRash
NauseaDeep Vein ThrombosisConvulsionBack PainNauseaGastrooesophageal Reflux Disease
Pain In ExtremityDyspnoeaDecreased AppetiteHeadacheSinusitisDizziness
Drug IneffectiveChest PainHeadacheMemory ImpairmentCoughDrug Ineffective
AngerAnaemiaDeep Vein ThrombosisPyrexiaUrinary Tract InfectionSomnolence
Decreased AppetiteBrain HerniationDysarthriaDisorientationBronchitisFamily Stress
DepressionBrain DeathPanic ReactionEye PruritusHeadacheBlood Copper Decreased
RhabdomyolysisFatigueNauseaMuscle StrainDizzinessStaphylococcus Test Positive
Musculoskeletal StiffnessFatigueHip FractureGait DisturbanceArthralgia
Dental CariesDepressed MoodNauseaNuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging Brain AbnormalFibromyalgia

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you take Provigil and Nuvigil?

You are not alone! Join a related mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Provigil and Nuvigil
- support group for people who take Nuvigil
- support group for people who take Provigil

Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • What side effects from nuvigil and cymbalta creating seretonin syndrome?
    (Asked by a 53 year old woman who has Hot Red Skin On Face Neck And Back, and takes Suboxone , Nuvigil, Cymbalta)
    My dr thinks that all the drugs I'm on are causing sedition syndrome. But I have t seen where a symptom was red flushed skin?

  • 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 ...

  • Is there a connection between narcolepsy and neurofibromatosis
    (Asked by a 44 year old woman who has Rhuematoid Arthritis, Kypher Lumbar Scoliosis, Borderline Personality Disorder, Narcolepsy, Neurofibromatosis-1, and takes Promethazine Hydrochloride And Destromethorphan Hydrobromide, Ditropan, Gabapentin, Hiprex, Oxazepam, Venlafaxine Hydrochloride, Levothyroxine Sodium, Modafinil)
    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 so ...

  • Will taking nuvigil effect my sperm count?
    (Asked by a 36 year old man who takes Nuvigil)
    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.

  • Can anything be done to prevent hair loss due to medication
    (Asked by a 56 year old woman who has Hair Loss Caused By Necessary Medication, and takes Baclofen, Celexa, Modafinil, Etodolac)
    Hi, I have lost about 50 per cent of hair volume and having checked, a number of the medications I take can cause hair loss - is there anything I can do to stop my hair thinning please? (I need to keep taking the medications so can't 'stop'them. I know that in the past my ferritin levels have been l ...

More questions for: Nuvigil, Provigil

You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):

  • Aggression with law enforcement officers who use provigil
    (Posted by a 39 year old man who has Aggression, and takes Provigil)
    I'm a former police officer. I say former because on the second day of ever taking provigil, I flipped out and kicked a handcuffed arestee. After 10 years of being an award winning police officer I totally lost it after taking this drug. needless to say, I immediately quit taking the pill; however, ...

  • Idiopathic insomnolence
    (Posted by a 44 year old man who has Insomnolence, Narcolepsy, Iga Nephropathy, Neuropathy Peripheral, and takes Modafinil)
    So... 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 rea ...

  • Libido increase with xyrem
    (Posted by a 48 year old woman who has Thyroid Operation, Cataplexy, Narcolepsy, Migraine Prophylaxis, and takes Synthroid, Inderal La, Cymbalta, Xyrem, Nuvigil)
    Although it appears by my med list that I am a train wreck, its quite the contrary. Now that my migraine headaches have been controlled by Inderal & Cymbalta and my thyroid is under control, the only thing left to do was to fall asleep at the oddest times, which progressed to not being able to stand ...

More reviews for: Nuvigil, Provigil

Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Provigil (modafinil) is often used to treat narcolepsy. Nuvigil (armodafinil) is often used to treat narcolepsy. 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:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug studies (Check your drugs):

More related studies for: Nuvigil, Provigil

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

48 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent updates:

- Levofloxacin, Zafirlukast drug interactions (1 second ago)

- How effective is Lysine for Herpes Simplex - Oral? (2 seconds ago)

- Could Vyvanse cause Pain - Joints? (3 seconds ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Tiredness

- Reflux Gastritis

- Low Blood Sugar and Xanax

- Depo-provera and Lipodystrophy Acquired

- Chlamydia and Tinnitus

 

Recent Q&As

- What is the time space for taking l-thyroxine and pantoprazole am dose
also taking Panioprazole in am forty-five minutes before b ... (23 minutes ago)


- How long does it take for pyelonphritis to recover in pregnancy
I am suffering from pyelonphritis for a month now + also h ... (5 hours ago)


- I am looking for the cause of onion like bo which has developed over the past three or four months
Answer: I suspect the onion type bo is from the Xarelto. I recentl ... (9 hours ago)

 

Recent user reviews

- Amitriptyline involuntary eye movements
I've began having sparatic involuntary eye movements a few ... (2 days ago)


- Hair loss with enbrel
I have been on Enbrel for 4 months and started seeing sign ... (2 days ago)


- Jaw pain and naproxen
Taking naproxen for pain relief of mortons neuromas. 500 m ... (3 days ago)

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.