Drug: Nuvigil

ARMODAFINIL (ar moe DAF i nil) is used to treat excessive sleepiness caused by certain sleep disorders. This includes narcolepsy, sleep apnea, and shift work sleep disorder.

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Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • breathing problems
  • chest pain
  • fast, irregular heartbeat
  • increased blood pressure, particularly if you have high blood pressure
  • mental problems
  • sore throat, fever, or chills
  • tremors
  • vomiting
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • headache
  • nausea, diarrhea, or stomach upset
  • nervousness
  • trouble sleeping

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Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • breathing problems
  • chest pain
  • fast, irregular heartbeat
  • increased blood pressure, particularly if you have high blood pressure
  • mental problems
  • sore throat, fever, or chills
  • tremors
  • vomiting
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • headache
  • nausea, diarrhea, or stomach upset
  • nervousness
  • trouble sleeping

Source: http://www.healthline.com

What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine? They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
  • kidney disease
  • liver disease
  • an unusual or allergic reaction to armodafinil, modafinil, medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
  • pregnant or trying to get pregnant
  • breast-feeding

Source: http://www.healthline.com

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