Nuvigil and Withdrawal syndrome - from FDA reports
Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Nuvigil, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Narcolepsy. This review analyzes which people have Withdrawal syndrome with Nuvigil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,513 people who have side effects when taking Nuvigil from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 12, 2017
12,513 people reported to have side effects when taking Nuvigil.
Among them, 20 people (0.16%) have Withdrawal Syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nuvigil when people have Withdrawal Syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Nuvigil *:
- female: 45 %
- male: 55 %
Age of people who have Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Nuvigil *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 12.5 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 25.0 %
- 40-49: 50.0 %
- 50-59: 12.5 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Narcolepsy (6 people, 30.00%)
- Cataplexy (3 people, 15.00%)
- Fibromyalgia (2 people, 10.00%)
- Fatigue (2 people, 10.00%)
- Depression (2 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xyrem (5 people, 25.00%)
- Cymbalta (5 people, 25.00%)
- Ritalin (2 people, 10.00%)
- Neurontin (2 people, 10.00%)
- Adderall (2 people, 10.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (5 people, 25.00%)
- Fatigue (3 people, 15.00%)
- Depression (3 people, 15.00%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 10.00%)
- Fibromyalgia (2 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Nuvigil?
Nuvigil has active ingredients of armodafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy. (latest outcomes from Nuvigil 13,618 users)
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, back pain, fibromyalgia (latest reports from 15,159 Withdrawal syndrome patients).
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