Provigil and Somnolence - from FDA reports


Summary

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 Cataplexy. This review analyzes which people have Somnolence with Provigil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 17,235 people who have side effects when taking Provigil from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

17,235 people reported to have side effects when taking Provigil.
Among them, 826 people (4.79%) have Somnolence


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Provigil cause Somnolence?

Time on Provigil when people have Somnolence *:

  • < 1 month: 36.62 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.9 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.23 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 11.27 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 15.49 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.45 %
  • 10+ years: 7.04 %

Gender of people who have Somnolence when taking Provigil *:

  • female: 65.44 %
  • male: 34.56 %

Age of people who have Somnolence when taking Provigil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.94 %
  • 10-19: 3.18 %
  • 20-29: 7.68 %
  • 30-39: 12.73 %
  • 40-49: 24.34 %
  • 50-59: 25.84 %
  • 60+: 25.09 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Cataplexy (99 people, 11.99%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (94 people, 11.38%)
  • Depression (91 people, 11.02%)
  • Pain (85 people, 10.29%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (50 people, 6.05%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xyrem (246 people, 29.78%)
  • Cymbalta (111 people, 13.44%)
  • Neurontin (80 people, 9.69%)
  • Nexium (76 people, 9.20%)
  • Synthroid (71 people, 8.60%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Depression (136 people, 16.46%)
  • Nausea (134 people, 16.22%)
  • Pain (131 people, 15.86%)
  • Drug Ineffective (129 people, 15.62%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (126 people, 15.25%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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