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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

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
1/30/2010 7:22:50 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I Was falling asleep at work and feeling so bad all i wanted to do is go home and sleep so i had to stay on the go and walking all day to keep from falling asleep till my dr put me on nuvigil 150 it works good but some days i feel like i need to take another one i have been on it for 5 months it works for me

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
1/27/2010 3:45:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Being excessively sleepy is new to me, so I discussed it with my dr fairly quickly when I was experiencing not being able to stay awake, low energy and irritability. I was on Provigil, but it left me very tired in the late afternoon. Nuvigil is better, but still sleepy around 4pm.

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

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