Nuvigil and Headaches - from FDA reports


Summary

Headaches is found among people who take Nuvigil, 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 Headaches with Nuvigil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,106 people who have side effects when taking Nuvigil from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Dec, 25, 2017

13,106 people reported to have side effects when taking Nuvigil.
Among them, 971 people (7.41%) have Headaches


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Nuvigil cause Headaches?

Time on Nuvigil when people have Headaches *:

  • < 1 month: 63.57 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.57 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.43 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 3.57 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 2.86 %

Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Nuvigil *:

  • female: 73.71 %
  • male: 26.29 %

Age of people who have Headaches when taking Nuvigil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.17 %
  • 10-19: 3.9 %
  • 20-29: 14.41 %
  • 30-39: 19.83 %
  • 40-49: 24.41 %
  • 50-59: 26.1 %
  • 60+: 11.19 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Cataplexy (162 people, 16.68%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (91 people, 9.37%)
  • Depression (73 people, 7.52%)
  • Sleep Apnea Syndrome (72 people, 7.42%)
  • High Blood Pressure (53 people, 5.46%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xyrem (353 people, 36.35%)
  • Cymbalta (95 people, 9.78%)
  • Adderall (77 people, 7.93%)
  • Vitamin D (75 people, 7.72%)
  • Provigil (64 people, 6.59%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (214 people, 22.04%)
  • Dizziness (104 people, 10.71%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (100 people, 10.30%)
  • High Blood Pressure (90 people, 9.27%)
  • Feeling Abnormal (87 people, 8.96%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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