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 2 - 5 years, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Cataplexy. This review analyzes which people have Withdrawal syndrome with Nuvigil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,106 people who have side effects when taking Nuvigil from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
13,106 people reported to have side effects when taking Nuvigil.
Among them, 23 people (0.18%) have Withdrawal syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nuvigil when people have Withdrawal syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Nuvigil *:
- female: 47.83 %
- male: 52.17 %
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Nuvigil *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 9.09 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 18.18 %
- 40-49: 54.55 %
- 50-59: 18.18 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Cataplexy (4 people, 17.39%)
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 8.70%)
- Hormone Replacement Therapy (2 people, 8.70%)
- High Blood Pressure (2 people, 8.70%)
- Depression (2 people, 8.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xyrem (6 people, 26.09%)
- Cymbalta (6 people, 26.09%)
- Ritalin (3 people, 13.04%)
- Ambien Cr (3 people, 13.04%)
- Adderall (3 people, 13.04%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (5 people, 21.74%)
- Depression (4 people, 17.39%)
- Malaise (3 people, 13.04%)
- Crying (3 people, 13.04%)
- Renal Impairment (2 people, 8.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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