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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Nuvigil Oral.

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Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
1/21/2010 12:34:31 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Nuvigil is not as effective as i would like it to be. I have to take a back-up medication to help keep me more alert. Although, i have seen improvements while taking this medication. I am more awake taking it as opposed to not taking it. I have experienced insomnia while being on it as well. Life style changes are necessary while taking Nuvigil.

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
1/5/2010 6:51:48 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This med changed my life. I haven't felt this good in years.I have fibromyalgia and the fatigue was unbearable,couldn't sleep at night and it was almost impossible to stay awake during the day. The best way to discribe it is a constant state of cross-eyed and brain dead.The pain just continued to increase daily. Now with Nuvigil 250mgs in the am, and a lunesta before bed, I have my life ba ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
1/4/2010 10:02:48 PM

Reviewer: MAC, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Nuvigil works wonderfully on my extreme fatigue experienced as one of my most debilitating symptoms of my fibromyalgia syndrome. Nuvigil immediately provided me the energy to perform daily tasks without the monumental "mind over matter" I usually deal with. My rheumatologist put me on 150 mg. However, much to my dismay, I have experienced the most common side effects listed: headaches (s ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
12/30/2009 7:50:23 PM

Reviewer: awake in md, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have a lot of trouble sleeping at night, and suffer from extreme fatigue. Have had a sleep study test done, and no sleep apnea, but do suffer from restless leg syndrome. I have been on Nuvigil 250mg for about 2 months and love it. I have so much more energy and have even lost some weight because of increased energy. Got headaches from it when first started it, but they went away after a few da ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
12/23/2009 9:35:52 AM

Reviewer: rap5jayz, 19-24 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I switched from pro to nu and it works great. so great that i took it in the morning and it kept me up through the night.

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