Review: could Provigil cause Vertigo (Dizziness)?
Summary: Vertigo 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 Neurontin, and have Multiple sclerosis.
We study 9,428 people who have side effects while taking Provigil from FDA and social media. Among them, 461 have Vertigo. Find out below who they are, when they have Vertigo and more.
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Provigil has active ingredients of modafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy. (latest outcomes from 10,282 Provigil users)
Vertigo has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 164,812 Vertigo patients)
On Mar, 28, 2015: 9,428 people reported to have side effects when taking Provigil. Among them, 462 people (4.90%) have Vertigo.
Time on Provigil when people have Vertigo * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Provigil * :
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Provigil * :
Severity of Vertigo when taking Provigil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Vertigo ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (126 people, 27.27%)
- Depression (55 people, 11.90%)
- Pain (55 people, 11.90%)
- Narcolepsy (48 people, 10.39%)
- Fatigue (35 people, 7.58%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (99 people, 21.43%)
- Cymbalta (79 people, 17.10%)
- Lexapro (72 people, 15.58%)
- Aspirin (69 people, 14.94%)
- Lipitor (67 people, 14.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Tramadol, Meloxicam, Gabapentin for a 68-year old man with Joint Pain, Tendon Pain. The patient has Dizziness
- A study of side effects of Provigil for a 44-year old woman with Narcolepsy. The patient has Vertigo Aggravated
- A study of side effects of Donepezil for a 66-year old man with Forgetfulness. The patient has Dizziness
- A study of side effects of Paromomycin Sulfate for a 36-year old woman with Parasitic Infection Intestinal. The patient has Dizziness
- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Victoza for a 35-year old woman with Diabetes. The patient has Dizziness, Nausea, Heart Palpitations, Breathing Difficulty, Chills, Diarrhea, Fatigue
Recent Provigil related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Modafinil, Clonidine, Atomoxetine Hydrochloride, Vyvanse, Daytrana for a 43-year old man who has ADHD
- Comparions of Lamictal, Provigil, Concerta for a 56-year old woman who has Narcolepsy
- Comparions of Minoxidil, Modafinil, Viagra for a 35-year old man who has Erectile Dysfunction
- Comparions of Modafinil, Nardil for a 53-year old man who has Depression
- Comparions of Abilify, Provigil for a 68-year old woman who has Depression
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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