Review: Suboxone and Nuvigil
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Suboxone and Nuvigil. It is created by eHealthMe based on 19 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Suboxone (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal.
Nuvigil (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of armodafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy.
On Oct, 8, 2013: 19 people who reported to have interactions when taking Suboxone, Nuvigil are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Suboxone (buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride)
- Nuvigil (armodafinil)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Suboxone, Nuvigil:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|7||Loss Of Consciousness||2|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Suboxone, Nuvigil:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis
- Sleep disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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- By tlcfisher: What would cause a false positive for valium? i.e. i didnt take it, but has shown up in several of my urine test
(for a 32 year old woman who takes Suboxone, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide, Melatonin, Benadryl, Excedrin, Ranitidine)
I've been going to my Suboxone doctor for over a year now. In that time all I have done (as far as "narcotic" go) is my Suboxone and when my grandpa passed she wrote me a small script, on 2 different occasion for Xanax 0.5 (which I was actually able to hold onto until about a month ago..) Well, yest ...
(Number of patients like tlcfisher: 1,929)
- By Psychogirl: I have bipolar disorder and adhd and take nuvigil for the adhd and on occasion take lunesta for sleep. anybody else take this combination and what side effects or effects in general have you noticed?
(for a 63 year old woman who has Bipolar I Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Renal Failure, Stage 3, Primary Hypothyroidism, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, Osteoporosis, Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, and takes Cymbalta, Lexapro, Lamictal, Latuda, Levothyroxine Sodium, Lunesta, Nuvigil, Maxide, Multivitamin)
I'm anxious about any untoward drug interactions. I can't take stimulants because of a history of abuse. I take Nuvgil for my ADHD and it's the first time I can concentraate in years! I can't believe how much easier it is to organize, get things done, and read. Plus it helps the chronic fatigue I ...
(Number of patients like Psychogirl: 13,931)
- By scb33: Can nortriptyline help with suboxone withdrawal
(for a 34 year old woman who has PTSD, Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Addiction - Drug, and takes Suboxone, Clonazepam, Nortriptyline Hydrochloride)
My Dr just prescribed me nortriptyline for stress induced migraines, nausea, vomiting, and stomach pains. She knows about all my meds but the suboxone I'm not prescribed them I get them from a friend. I've been on the suboxone for about 5 years now and can't handle the withdrawals but I've gone from ...
(Number of patients like scb33: 9,435)
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- By Cococounty925530: Thinking about methadone maintenance? don't do it
(for a 38 year old woman who has Opiate Withdrawal, Dependence, Drug Dependence, and takes Methadone Hydrochloride, Subutex, Suboxone)
I'm on Methadone Maintenance Therapy (MMT) after failing to stay off of chronic and illicit use of heroin, dilaudid, and methamphetamines. I tried going clean using the subutex/ suboxone method twice and wasn't able to stop using the other drugs. With MMT I am clean of the illicit drugs, but I ...
(Number of patients like Cococounty925530: 909)
- By Eric: Generic suboxone causing heart palpitations
(for a 35 year old man who has Heart Palpitations, and takes Suboxone)
I've been on the name brand Suboxone and recently was changed over to a generic Bupe/Naloxone and started having an extreme amount of heart palpitations three days after the switch. They began mildly and by the third day had increased to the point I had to stop taking it. Once I started taking the n ...
(Number of patients like Eric: 607)
- By lovemyfamily6: Libido increase with xyrem
(for 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 ...
(Number of patients like lovemyfamily6: 6,498)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Suboxone (buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride) is often used to treat opiate withdrawal. 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:
- Suboxone is used in:
- Nuvigil is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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