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Has Anyone Taken Both Provigil and Nuvigil?

Posted 24 Sep 2011 by Thor283 22 answers

Can you compare and contrast them for me? I want to try Nuvigil, but I'd like to hear how it stacks up against Provigil before I ask for it.

Is Nuvigil a narcotic like Aderrall?

Posted 17 Jun 2012 by jrodjuiceman 8 answers

I was approved for Aderrall, but learned it was a narcotic. After more research, I see that it is basically pharmaceutical grade amphetamine. A friend suggested Nuvigil, but didn't know if it was a narcotic. I know people on Aderrall and some of them act just like meth heads. One friend went ...

Nuvigil - how long does this stuff take to work?

Posted 18 Aug 2012 by anonymous472048 3 answers

I am on day 1 of taking nuvigil. I took 1 x 250mg after waking from a 14 hour sleep (my husband woke me up).. I feel very tired (more than I normally am after sleeping 14 hrs) and it has been about 3 hours since I took the medicine. I know it is extremely early, but I feel that such a potent ...

I have 250 empty Nuvigil bottle ex can I get a refill?

Posted 17 days ago by Darlenas 0 answers

I am taking 100 of provigil suppose to take 200 but doctor made a mistake on refill been having to take 2 every day. Problem is After second week I need another refill but they say I have to wait seeking new doctor so right now I ha e no doctor to go e me an RX. I much prefer Nuvigil. I was taking ...

Armodafinil - I need to know I'm not going crazy?

Posted 27 Apr 2018 by Gurliegurl13 1 answer

I got diagnosed with narcolepsy about 3 or 4 years ago and I take armodifonil(aka nuvigil) once a day and I never really had to many side effects other than headache and what not but now I seem to have like a paranoid feeling that something elese medically is wrong and I start to have a panic ...

Wellbutrin seems to make me depressed?

Posted 19 Jan 2018 by Bellelady1981 1 answer

I was on Prodigal and Nuvigil for excessive daytime sleepiness for years. Medicare has decided I do not have the diagnosis (obstructive sleep apnea due to work hours, narcolepsy etc) and won't cover it anymore. My doctor first put me on Ritalin but 1) It decreases my appetite and I have ...

Why does Nuvigil rescind my depression?

Posted 7 Nov 2017 by el brillo 0 answers

When taking Nuvigil I feel not only energized, but happy.

Can everyone please tell me if you are taking Nuvigil or armodafinil?

Posted 20 Sep 2017 by bjb171960 0 answers

I have been on armodafinil for 2 months and my doctor just up me to 250 mg. My heart feels as if it will beat out of my chest. Don't seem to get as sleepily. Everyone talking about not wanting to eat. It has not effected me that way and that is why I would like to know what everyone is taking.

Why did my insurance co. change me from Nuvigil to armodafinil?

Posted 20 Aug 2017 by vols 1 answer

I was able to stay awake most of day when taking Nuvigil. now that I am taking armodfinil all I do is sleep?

We are trying to get Nuvigil my husband has sleep apnea and has been taking the pill for a couple?

Posted 23 Aug 2017 by Nuvigilbrand 0 answers

We are not able to get "Nuvigil"from CVS. They tell us that the manufacturer does not produce it any more and we have to use the generic. Is it true that Nuvigil is not available anymore?

What options are recommended when insurance & Medicare refuse to pay for Nuvigil and/or Provigil?

Posted 26 Aug 2010 by 123waters 7 answers

I am 67 and am on Medicare with Aetna as secondary insurance. I had been on Provigil for at least 10 years up until I turned 65 when I could not afford the cost ($575 monthly due to Medicare) to continue the medication. My doctor has given me the 30-day-trial form to fill out for Nuvigil; however, ...

Taking Cymbalta and Nuvigil?

Posted 21 May 2017 by rludwick 0 answers

Does anyone take Cymbalta and Nuvigil? If so, have you noticed that the Nuvigil doesn't seem to be as beneficial? I previously took Adderall but had to be switched to Nuvigil when I was prescribed the Cymbalta as they are contraindicated. I take the 60mg of Cymbalta at bed time as it makes me ...

Doing horribly on Nuvigil (armodafinil), any hope something else may work?

Posted 15 Mar 2017 by Crossingmyfingers 1 answer

I have complex sleep apnea. I am 100% compliment w/ my cpap, still feel very fatigued during the day, was prescribed Nuvigil and experienced all side effects and then some: dizziness, almost stupor/intense confusion, sense of vulnerability, difficulty focusing. I felt as stoned as stoned can be. I ...

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