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Nuvigil-Waklert-Armodafinil 150

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Nuvigil is the effective medication which is used as a therapy to increase the wakefulness. This drug decreases the sleep and helps the person who is suffering from extreme sleepiness. This extreme sleep is produced due to the disorders like sleep apnea, narcolepsy or any shift work sleep disorder. The other name of this drug is Armodafinil. The price of this medication is very low.

Quantity Strength Price Unit Price
50 Pills Armodafinil 75 $58.50 $1.17
100 Pills Armodafinil 75 $110.50 $1.11
150 Pills Armodafinil 75 $148.20 $0.99
50 Pills Armodafinil 150 $65.00 $1.30
100 Pills Armodafinil 150 $117.00 $1.17
150 Pills Armodafinil 150 $161.85 $1.08

Nuvigil is an oral dosage form which is used in the management of narcolepsy or sleep apnea. This drug decreases the drowsiness which occurs due to shift work sleep disorder (SWSD). This medication (Armodafinil) belongs from the Modafinil. This medication exerts its action by blocking the dopamine reuptake; it binds to the dopamine transporter. The outcome is that dopamine is decreased by which the ability of wakeup gets increased and treats the sleep apnea or narcolepsy. This drug shows their action as a Sympathomimetics agent.

INDICATION OF THE NUVIGIL:

This medicine is recommended for those patients who are suffering from excessive sleep which is produced by narcolepsy and other disorders of sleep like difficulty in breathing during sleep. This drug is also indicated to reduce the drowsiness which produces due to SWSD.

DRUG INTERACTIONS:

Some drugs which are not interact with this medication because these drugs interact (increase, decrease or block the action of Nuvigil) with the Nuvigil, these drugs are mentioned below:

Class of drug

Examples of drug

Antibiotic drugs

Erythromycin, Rifabutin

Alpha blockers

Prazosin, Doxazosin

Anticoagulant drugs

Warfarin

Beta blockers

Atenolol, Metoprolol

Antifungal drugs

Itraconazole, Ketoconazole

Anti seizure drugs

Carbamazepine

Barbiturates

Phenobarbital

Anti HIV drugs

Indinavir and Ritonavir

 

STORAGE ENVIRONMENT OF THE NUVIGIL:

Nuvigil is stored at the room temperature. Keep this medicine away from heat, light and moisture. Place this medicine in dry and safe place.

PRESCRIBED AMOUNT OF THE NUVIGIL:

Nuvigil is consumed in the morning to protect from the sleepiness in a day time or you can consume this tablet before 60 minutes of doing work. You can take it with or without food. The time period of treatment is up to 12 weeks.

IN CASE OF OVERDOSE:

If overdosed then consult your doctor immediately. Symptoms associates with overdosing of Nuvigil are sickness, restlessness, confused, or agitated, difficulty in sleeping, diarrhea, dilemma i.e. sensing things that are fake, pain in the chest, a change in the rhythm of heartbeat or blood pressure may increase.

IN THE CASE OF SKIP DOSE:

Follow your medicine at the time. If it gets missed then take as soon as possible. If it is the time for the next dose then skip it and continue with your regular doses. At the same time do not consume two doses to overcome the missed dose.

Some adverse effects of Nuvigil are given below:

Some common adverse effects

Severe headache, Flushing, Pain in chest, dryness of mouth, fainting, insomnia, increase in heartbeat, loss of hunger, dyspepsia (indigestion), tiredness, constipation, blurred vision.

Some uncommon adverse effects

Sore in back, neck pain, muscle ache, weakness of muscle, joint pain, twitching, spinning feeling, runny nose, and watery eyes, cough with asthma, skin itching,

Migraine.

 

In some condition this medicine is unsafe for the patients, these conditions or safeguards should be mentioned below:

  • If you have cardiac problems or hypertension then takes the proper precautions.
  • If the patient has any renal or hepatic related issues.
  • If you have a history of low mood, depression and anxiety, or bipolar disorder then takes the proper precautions.
  • Avoid this drug if the patient is pregnant or during lactation period because it is harmful for the baby.
  • This medicine is not recommended for those patients who are under 17 years of age.
  • If you feel any health disorder after taking this drug then stop this drug immediately.
  • Consumption of alcohol is also prohibited.
  • Escape driving after consuming this drug.

 

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