Provigil and Somnolence - from FDA reports
Somnolence is found among people who take Provigil, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xyrem, and have Narcolepsy. This review analyzes which people have Somnolence with Provigil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,986 people who have side effects when taking Provigil from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Feb, 27, 2017
13,986 people reported to have side effects when taking Provigil.
Among them, 679 people (4.85%) have Somnolence
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Provigil when people have Somnolence *:
- < 1 month: 38.1 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.46 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.76 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.7 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.7 %
- 5 - 10 years: 9.52 %
- 10+ years: 4.76 %
Gender of people who have Somnolence when taking Provigil *:
- female: 67.01 %
- male: 32.99 %
Age of people who have Somnolence when taking Provigil *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.05 %
- 10-19: 3.16 %
- 20-29: 6.11 %
- 30-39: 11.58 %
- 40-49: 24.42 %
- 50-59: 27.37 %
- 60+: 26.11 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Narcolepsy (151 people, 22.24%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (84 people, 12.37%)
- Depression (84 people, 12.37%)
- Pain (78 people, 11.49%)
- Fatigue (46 people, 6.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xyrem (121 people, 17.82%)
- Cymbalta (93 people, 13.70%)
- Neurontin (73 people, 10.75%)
- Nexium (70 people, 10.31%)
- Lexapro (64 people, 9.43%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (253 people, 37.26%)
- Pain (122 people, 17.97%)
- Depression (122 people, 17.97%)
- Nausea (118 people, 17.38%)
- Drug Ineffective (116 people, 17.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Somnolence when taking Provigil?
Provigil has active ingredients of modafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy. (latest outcomes from Provigil 15,375 users)
Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 114,779 Somnolence patients).
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