Review: could Nuvigil cause Narcotic abuse?
This is a review of Narcotic abuse (Drug abuse) by studying 3,770 people who take Nuvigil. We analyze: the time on Nuvigil when people have Narcotic abuse, gender and age of these people, the severity of Narcotic abuse, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Nuvigil. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Nuvigil (latest outcomes from 4,351 users) has active ingredients of armodafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy, fatigue. Commonly reported side effects of Nuvigil include headache, insomnia, insomnia exacerbated, rashes, nausea aggravated.
Narcotic abuse (addiction of narcotic (pain killer )) (latest reports from 44,570 patients) has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, acupuncture and pain, pain, depression, back pain.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 3,335 people reported to have side effects when taking Nuvigil. Among them, 8 people (0.24%) have Narcotic Abuse.
Time on Nuvigil when people have Narcotic abuse * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Narcotic abuse||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Nuvigil * :
|Narcotic abuse||44.44%||55.56% |
Age of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Nuvigil * :
|Narcotic abuse||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Narcotic abuse when taking Nuvigil ** :
How people recovered from Narcotic abuse ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Insomnia (2 people, 25.00%)
- Depression (2 people, 25.00%)
- Circadian rhythm sleep disorder (2 people, 25.00%)
- Erectile dysfunction (2 people, 25.00%)
- Hypersensitivity (2 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Thioridazine hydrochloride (2 people, 25.00%)
- Fish oil (2 people, 25.00%)
- Lisinopril (2 people, 25.00%)
- Cetirizine hydrochloride (2 people, 25.00%)
- Allopurinol (2 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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