Review: could Provigil cause Blood pressure increased?
We study 9,411 people who have side effects while taking Provigil from FDA and social media. Among them, 469 have Blood pressure increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood pressure increased and more.
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Provigil (latest outcomes from 10,263 users) has active ingredients of modafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy.
Blood pressure increased
Blood pressure increased (latest reports from 1,142,611 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Jul, 16, 2014: 9,410 people reported to have side effects when taking Provigil. Among them, 469 people (4.98%) have Blood Pressure Increased. They amount to 0.04% of all the 1,161,246 people who have Blood Pressure Increased on eHealthMe.
Time on Provigil when people have Blood pressure increased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Blood pressure increased||40.00%||14.00%||12.00%||20.00%||10.00%||2.00%||2.00% |
Gender of people who have Blood pressure increased when taking Provigil * :
|Blood pressure increased||71.48%||28.52% |
Age of people who have Blood pressure increased when taking Provigil * :
|Blood pressure increased||0.00%||0.00%||1.09%||2.19%||8.32%||28.45%||38.07%||21.88% |
Severity of Blood pressure increased when taking Provigil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Blood pressure increased||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Blood pressure increased ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Blood pressure increased||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (136 people, 29.00%)
- Depression (68 people, 14.50%)
- Fatigue (48 people, 10.23%)
- Narcolepsy (45 people, 9.59%)
- Hypertension (45 people, 9.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (92 people, 19.62%)
- Lipitor (91 people, 19.40%)
- Nexium (83 people, 17.70%)
- Neurontin (82 people, 17.48%)
- Cymbalta (82 people, 17.48%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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taking provigil i've also experienced increased back pain, fatigue, i was told to titrate to 1 (200 mg) early morning, keep check on blood pressure to see if it goes back to normal, i do take dyazide for my blood pressure, 37.5mg for 7 years,and it is effective. can provigil really cause increased blood pressure?
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