Review: could Nuvigil cause Blurred vision?
We study 3,791 people who have side effects while taking Nuvigil from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Blurred vision and more.
Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Nuvigil and have Blurred vision >>>
Nuvigil (latest outcomes from 4,380 users) has active ingredients of armodafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy.
Blurred vision (latest reports from 908 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, generalized anxiety disorder, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism.
On Jul, 14, 2014: No report is found.
Comments for this study:
LeeC (1 year ago):
Started taking Nuvigil 8 days ago. Started with 75 mg (1/2 tablet) and moved up to 150 mg this a.m. Think this will be my last day of taking it though..vision has become increasingly blurry to the point I have difficulty even when reading glasses being able to see clear enough to read, borderline migraines and sore tongue all are listed as side effects. Disappointed because it helped otherwise but I am not willing to lose vision over this drug.
Reply the comment
Valkure (2 years ago):
Male 55, post 10 month antibiotics for Bartonella, only other med Liothyronine, trying armodafinil to treat life long ESD, side effects of nausea and headaches subsided gradually, now on 250mg daily morning dose, distinctly improved day time alertness and actually improved night time sleep once initial side effects wore off
Only ongoing problem is a perceived exaggeration of my astigmatism (unclear if that is reality, but that's what it resembles) that makes it hard to work. Occurs like clock work approximately 12 hours after dose. Any information concerning this as a side effect would be welcome, especially information regarding whether it subside eventually.
Reply the comment
Promode Bhowmick (2 years ago):
I am taking antidepressant and Waklert 50, but I
am having blurred vision. Kindly advise rergarding remedy
Reply the comment
Userfriend (2 years ago):
I take Nuvigil and have found the ONLY side effect I have is blurred vision. It is worse when I take a 250mg. as opposed to the 150mg. I have a job that requires me to work in front of a computer screen all day, and it is so bad at times, I cannot read what is on the screen. I have sleep issues which requires me to take Nuvigil, so I don't want to stop taking it. It is a wonder drug as far as keeping me awake and productive. I find that within 45-60 minutes after taking it, I don't feel like I'm going to nod out anymore. The wakefulness usually stays with me from 4-6 hrs., depending on whether I take 150mg. or 250mg. If only I could see, I'd have no complaints.
Reply the comment
You can also:
Comments from related studies:
From this study (12 hours ago):
I also have a pituitary microadenoma and I also have elevated cortisol levels.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
Have had unidentified autoimmune disease for five years, elevated cardiac enzymes from coronary vasospasms, joint pain, arthritis, muscle weakness, muscle tears
Post a new comment OR Read more comments
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Nuvigil, Blurred vision
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Libido increase with xyrem
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, Blurred vision
On eHealthMe, Nuvigil (armodafinil) is often used for narcolepsy. Find out below the conditions Nuvigil is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Nuvigil used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT 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.