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Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
4/5/2010 3:44:24 PM

Reviewer: susyn, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Life-Changing is the best word I can use for this. I have my life back. I can think during the day again, it no longer feels like my brain is wading through mud, my reaction time is back to normal, I can remmember stuff from 10 years ago, I cannot begin to list the amount of stuff that I can get done in the day while on this that were just overwhelming Thinking about doing before. I was depress ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
3/24/2010 2:57:18 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have Narcolepsy and have had it for 15 years. I was previously on Provigil but my doctor (who also has Narcolepsy) said that Nuvigil worked better and had less side effects...plus it was half the price of Provigil. I have had almost all the side effects, headache, nausea, diarrhea, depression including some of the odder ones sore back and stiff neck. I don't think that Nuvigil works as we ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
3/12/2010 12:08:06 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i have taken nuvigil for a week and i have not felt this good in avery long time. i can finally get up in the morning and not sleep all day. it is great to start to watch a show and actually get to watch it.

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
3/1/2010 7:21:54 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I tried nuvigil for a month from 75mg to 225mg. I definately needed to go up to the 250mg for complete wakeful lasting experience.However, my insurance does not cover, but maybe worse were my side effects. The headaches went away after a few days, dry mouth was average, yawning at times I didn't feel tired. But I experienced strong urges to act or speak without thinking, like a compulsion or c ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
2/21/2010 8:59:31 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
the dry mouth is just awful, tho

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