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Review: could Provigil cause Blood pressure increased?

Summary: Blood pressure increased could be caused by Provigil, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Multiple sclerosis.

We study 9,403 people who have side effects while taking Provigil from FDA and social media. Among them, 479 have Blood pressure increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood pressure increased and more.

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Provigil

Provigil (latest outcomes from 10,252 users) has active ingredients of modafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy.

Blood pressure increased

Blood pressure increased (latest reports from 1,152,304 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Apr, 13, 2014: 9,403 people reported to have side effects when taking Provigil. Among them, 469 people (4.99%) have Blood Pressure Increased. They amount to 0.04% of all the 1,159,479 people who have Blood Pressure Increased on eHealthMe.

Trend of Blood pressure increased in Provigil reports

Time on Provigil when people have Blood pressure increased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Blood pressure increased40.00%14.00%12.00%20.00%10.00%2.00%2.00%

Gender of people who have Blood pressure increased when taking Provigil * :

FemaleMale
Blood pressure increased71.48%28.52%

Age of people who have Blood pressure increased when taking Provigil * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Blood pressure increased0.00%0.00%1.09%2.19%8.32%28.45%38.07%21.88%

Severity of Blood pressure increased when taking Provigil ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Blood pressure increased0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Blood pressure increased ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Blood pressure increased0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple sclerosis (136 people, 29.00%)
  2. Depression (68 people, 14.50%)
  3. Fatigue (48 people, 10.23%)
  4. Narcolepsy (45 people, 9.59%)
  5. Hypertension (45 people, 9.59%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (92 people, 19.62%)
  2. Lipitor (91 people, 19.40%)
  3. Nexium (83 people, 17.70%)
  4. Neurontin (82 people, 17.48%)
  5. Cymbalta (82 people, 17.48%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • 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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