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Modafinil vs Adderall: What's the difference?

Posted 13 Sep 2016 1 answerFAQ by

Modafinil (Provigil) and Adderall seem like similar drugs - they are both used in the treatment of narcolepsy and covertly as study aids. But is Modafinil more effective and less addictive than Adderall?

Has Anyone Taken Both Provigil and Nuvigil?

Posted 24 Sep 2011 by Thor283 23 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.

I took provigil 200mg my 1st time. what am i supposed to feel?

Posted 6 Aug 2009 by gregsixstring 5 answers

I feel kinda numb, hasnt made me to alert, I took it about an hour and a half ago for the cost i was expecting more to happen

How difficult is it to be prescribed to Desoxyn?I've been through the whole list of meds for add?

Posted 2 May 2012 by becca316 7 answers

The one that I've found to do "best" for me is adderall (generic) over ritalin n vyvanse. I'm also on Provigil because I'm so extremely exhausted all of the time. I also suffer from obesity, insomnia and bipolar among many other things (figures on the insomnia-dead tired ...

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, ...

Does Provigil work for extreme fatigue?

Posted 27 Aug 2007 by cab.s 11 answers

My dr. wrote me a script for provigil because of extreme fatigue,I was wondering if anyone has any exp. with this drug, or might know of a drug I might can use in it;s place (proviigil is very expensive).I':m on 16 mg. of sub /day and 60 of cymbalta.I have been taking both for about a ...

What is the cost difference between Nuvigil and Provigil?

Posted 19 Apr 2011 by fishingbum 6 answers

I am having problems paying for Provigil. If Nuvigil is less pricey I would like to switch and try it.

Now I Have rls and Don't know what to do?

Posted 31 Jan 2012 by Thor283 8 answers

I think it's RLS. It's more like restless lower body syndrome. I can't sit still in my chair. I feel like I have to keep moving around. And this never happens to me. About 3 hours ago I took 10 mg Flexeril. It minimized it for a short time, but it's back. What can I do, or take? ...

How long (hours) does Provigil last during the day?

Posted 16 Sep 2009 by ladybugkbc 2 answers

I take Provigil every morning around 8. I'm only taking 100 mg. per day for the past 1.5 years. Around 4pm, I'm exhausted. I would welcome an answer to this, as I can't find it in all of the sites I've looked... Thank you!

Has anyone heard of opiates for treatment of Narcolepsy? CNS stimulants just dont work at all?

Posted 5 Sep 2011 by booanjel 7 answers

CNS stimulants, Ritalin, Adderall, Provigil, dextroamphetamines, even mixes of them just dont work. I broke my leg, was prescribed hydrocodone 10- 325s. I had never felt so awake in my life since Narcolepsy! I am 47 and was diagnosed when I was 23. It was an amazing feeling! I could stay awake for ...

Narcolepsy -Does Modafinil causes hair loss?

Posted 10 Jan 2011 by sasan062 5 answers

Hello! I'm 29 years old and have been taking Provigil for 3 months for hypersomnolence. I've noticed lately that I've been losing a good amount of hair from all over my head.specially in the center of my hair line. What is that about??

I have tried the oxycontin op 60 all this did was make me sick to my stomach and break out in hives?

Posted 13 Mar 2011 6 answers

... I have never had trouble with any type of pain medication. Just got out of Surgery on Wednesday,I take the norco 10/325 for the break out pain But this new oxycontin is not working for me.I see my PMD tomorrow and i need some advice on what i should ask for for the long term pain. Would this ...

Has Anyone Here Taken Provigil? Please Respond if You have?

Posted 30 Jul 2011 by Thor283 5 answers

I'd like to hear your comments on this med? I have also been taking it, on and off, for the last 7 years. I haven't had any problems with it whatsoever. However, I have a new doc and this man is supposed to be an expert on drugs and he's giving me the world's hardest time about ...

Why No Energy with Subutex?

Posted 28 Nov 2011 by Thor283 4 answers

The generic Subutex that is. I just read a question by a person who uses Suboxone mainly for the energy boost. And many of you here have been honest enough to admit you also got an energy boost from Sub. And quite honestly when I was on the NB Subutex from 2005 - 2009 I always got an energy boost ...

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