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Review: taking Nuvigil and Adderall Xr 10 together

Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Nuvigil and Adderall Xr 10 together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Nuvigil and Adderall Xr 10. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 115 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Nuvigil has active ingredients of armodafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy. (latest outcomes from 4,420 Nuvigil users)

Adderall xr 10 has active ingredients of amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from 1,255 Adderall xr 10 users)

On May, 11, 2015: 115 people who take Nuvigil, Adderall Xr 10 are studied

Nuvigil, Adderall Xr 10 outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Nuvigil (armodafinil)
- Adderall Xr 10 (amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Nuvigil is effective0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
(5 of 9 people)
(2 of 4 people)
(2 of 9 people)
(3 of 8 people)
(0 of 1 people)
Adderall Xr 10 is effective0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
(2 of 4 people)
(1 of 6 people)
(3 of 10 people)
(5 of 10 people)
(1 of 2 people)
(0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender :

Nuvigil is effective44.44%
(12 of 27 people)
(0 of 6 people)
Adderall Xr 10 is effective31.03%
(9 of 29 people)
(2 of 6 people)

Drug effectiveness by age :

Nuvigil is effectiven/an/a50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
(3 of 14 people)
(4 of 24 people)
(3 of 16 people)
(1 of 4 people)
Adderall Xr 10 is effectiven/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
(6 of 16 people)
(2 of 36 people)
(3 of 23 people)
(1 of 4 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
ChillsRenal Failure AcuteFatigueExhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, WearinessAngioedemaDyspnoean/aFatigue
Heat RashBlood Pressure DecreasedDrug IneffectiveApathyImpotenceDepressionDrug Ineffective
Skin ExfoliationLiver DisorderImpotenceAngioedemaDepressionPulmonary EmbolismDepression
BlisterFebrile NeutropeniaDizzinessAtypical Attention Deficit SyndromeFatigueHeart InjuryInsomnia
Eye IrritationCholestasisDepressionPupillary Reflex ImpairedChest PainPenicilliosisAnxiety
AcneDepressionSleepiness - During The DayDry MouthHypersensitivityDeep Vein ThrombosisBack Pain
ScabOesophageal CandidiasisHeadachesDiphtheriaRash Maculo-papularRight Ventricular FailureSomnolence
DyspnoeaSplenomegalyWater RetentionPertussisPupillary Reflex ImpairedEmotional DistressWeight Decreased
Drug IneffectiveUrine Output DecreasedConfusionMood SwingsDry MouthAnxietyDyspnoea
PalpitationsDisseminated Intravascular CoagulationTirednessPenicilliosisPain In ExtremityOsteoporosis

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

DepressionHeart Rate Decreased
AnxietyBlood Pressure Decreased
InsomniaRenal Failure Acute
Drug IneffectiveChest Discomfort
HypertensionMetabolic Acidosis
ConstipationLiver Disorder
Back PainFebrile Neutropenia
DysphagiaOesophageal Candidiasis

Most common drug interactions by age * :

n/an/aDyspnoeaDepressionChest DiscomfortDrug IneffectiveFatigueChills
Rash GeneralisedWeight DecreasedBlood Pressure DecreasedLower Limb FractureConstipationBlister
Abnormal BehaviourScabRenal Failure AcuteAngioedemaArthralgiaAcne
ParanoiaLip SwellingDepressionAlopeciaHeart Rate DecreasedSkin Exfoliation
InsomniaLaboratory Test AbnormalBlood Bilirubin IncreasedFemale Orgasmic DisorderBack PainEye Irritation
Suicidal IdeationEyelid OedemaUrine Output DecreasedFace InjuryAnxietyHeat Rash
SomnolenceSedationBlood Pressure Inadequately ControlledLibido IncreasedDysphagiaScab
Weight Gain PoorViral InfectionDisseminated Intravascular CoagulationEpistaxisDyspnoeaPruritus
VomitingSplenomegalyFallTransient Ischaemic AttackLip Disorder

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Nuvigil (armodafinil) is often used to treat narcolepsy. Adderall Xr 10 (amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate) is often used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. 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.

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