What is Provigil medication?

Answer Provigil, available only by prescription, is prescribed to patients who have difficulty staying awake. It is taken orally; the active ingredient is modafinil. The drug is produced and marketed by C... Read More »

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What are some possible side effects of Provigil?

This is NOT a complete list of side effects reported with Provigil. Your health care provider can discuss with you a more complete list of side effects.) Headache Infection Nausea Nervousness Feeli... Read More »

What are the side effects of Provigil?

Provigil is a medication used to treat sleep disorders such as sleep apnea and narcolepsy. It changes chemicals in the brain to promote wakefulness. Because this drug affects the central nervous sy... Read More »

Does provigil cause high blood pressure?

On One Hand: High Blood Pressure is Not a Standard Side EffectHigh blood pressure is not one of the general side effects of taking modafinil (brand-name Provigil). Side effects of this medication i... Read More »

What are the benefits of Provigil for bipolar disease?

Bipolar disorder is characterized by mood swings, ranging from mania to depression. Treatment of bipolar disorder often involves mood stabilizers which help to balance out the mood swings.Manic and... Read More »