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Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
11/27/2009 1:45:40 PM

Reviewer: Charrlie, Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Initially it was great. At times it wore off and day sleep episodes ocurred. In addition got rash, right foot pain, moodiness & male breast swlling. It was wonderful when it work.

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
11/16/2009 3:31:20 PM

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 suffered from Chronic Fatigue for over 20 years and nothing seemed to help. I tried Provigil and other than giving me headaches, it didn't work at all. I have been on Nuvigil for 2 weeks now and feel great all day - not a bit drowsy and NO side effects. It worked from day 1 and I feel like a new person.

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
11/11/2009 8:18:30 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was diagnosed with narcolepsy 2 yrs ago.I started on Provigil which was a Godsend but over time and even with incresing doses I found myself napping 3 and 4 times a day.My neuroligist suggested Nuvigil.It is wonderful!cheaper,once a day dosing,less tiredness I still have to nap about an hour after taking it and i will never have the full life I had before but now I can function again.Does anyone ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
11/5/2009 12:30:06 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Provigil had worked fine for me for along time. Tried Nuvigil to potentially save $$. After one week, ended up in ER with rapid heart rate (140 bps); it stayed over 100 bps for a couple of hours. Low potassium probably contributed to condition also. Stopped Nuvigil for one week and felt fine (although nodded a few times each day). Then took 250 mg this morning; at lunch today my heart rate was 100 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
10/14/2009 12:33:51 PM

Reviewer: picard68, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Awesome, I finally can be a productive person at work. I have a life again

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