Nuvigil and Stomach upset - from FDA reports
Stomach upset is found among people who take Nuvigil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vitamin D, and have Narcolepsy . We study 9,059 people who have side effects while taking Nuvigil from FDA. Among them, 60 have Stomach upset. Find out below who they are, when they have Stomach upset and more.
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Nuvigil has active ingredients of armodafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy. (latest outcomes from Nuvigil 10,151 users)
Stomach upset has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, type 2 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 79,598 Stomach upset patients).
On Feb, 01, 2017
9,059 people reported to have side effects when taking Nuvigil.
Among them, 60 people (0.66%) have Stomach Upset
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nuvigil when people have Stomach Upset *:
- < 1 month: 70 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Stomach Upset when taking Nuvigil *:
- female: 81.36 %
- male: 18.64 %
Age of people who have Stomach Upset when taking Nuvigil *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 4.88 %
- 20-29: 2.44 %
- 30-39: 17.07 %
- 40-49: 19.51 %
- 50-59: 19.51 %
- 60+: 36.59 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Narcolepsy (19 people, 31.67%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (14 people, 23.33%)
- Depression (11 people, 18.33%)
- Fibromyalgia (7 people, 11.67%)
- High Blood Pressure (5 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xyrem (15 people, 25.00%)
- Vitamin D (15 people, 25.00%)
- Vitamin B12 (9 people, 15.00%)
- Cymbalta (9 people, 15.00%)
- Topamax (7 people, 11.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (16 people, 26.67%)
- Headache (15 people, 25.00%)
- Fatigue (15 people, 25.00%)
- Stress And Anxiety (12 people, 20.00%)
- Diarrhea (12 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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