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Nuvigil

Side Effects

List Nuvigil side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Nuvigil:

Common side effects of Nuvigil:

  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Nuvigil:

  • DepressionSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • Contact DermatitisLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Easily Angered or AnnoyedLess Severe
  • Excess UrinationLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • Excessive ThirstLess Severe
  • Feeling RestlessLess Severe
  • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Migraine HeadacheLess Severe
  • NervousLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
  • PainLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of Nuvigil:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
  • Behaving with Excessive Cheerfulness and ActivitySevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • DelusionsSevere
  • FeverSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • HallucinationSevere
  • Having Thoughts of SuicideSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • Increased Eosinophils in the BloodSevere
  • Inflammation of the Middle Tissue Heart MuscleSevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
  • Aggressive BehaviorLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe

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