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

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Condition: Other
1/31/2013 8:25:50 PM

Reviewer: Noflip, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been living with MS for 5yrs and staying awake while driving is the only real symptom that is a problem. If I have to drive for more than 10 min I have major fitig, start nodding off. Driving is about the only time I am still/relaxed b/c I am VERY hipper. I have to drive 90 miles to get my infusion so Modafinil has been a life saver. I use to slap my leg or face just to stay awake on that d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
12/24/2012 8:18:10 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Requested Provigil for MS fatigue. I am able to do much more, however I have had chest pains, rapid heart beat even with reducing caffeine and use of herbal teas. I wish I could continue use, but side-effects seem to outweigh benefits right now.

Condition: Other
9/28/2012 4:04:30 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
have bipolar disorder and insomnia. My doctor prescribed provgil which has been moderately successful.

Condition: Other
7/20/2012 7:26:42 PM

Reviewer: Dinah, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My doctor prescribed Provigil for diagnosed clinical depression. & It worked! I felt like I was a worthwhile individual. I could get out of bed each day. Medco allowed me to have it. Caremark REFUSES. I need help

Condition: Other
4/25/2012 12:40:35 PM

Reviewer: jdison26, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been taking this for a few years now. I have MS so I tend to get tired very easy. the only thing is that i have to keep upping my dose. I just wish there was a drug that i did not have to keep changing the dose for it to work right

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