What are contraindications for usage of Provigil?
In the instructions of the company Cephalon, that is Provigil's
manufacturer, it is mentioned that before taking of the medicine
it is important to consult with a doctor, especially for the following
- Who has an increased sensitivity to Provigil or the components
of the tablet (such as lactose or lactose monohydrate),
- Who suffer from cardiovascular disease, especially during the
reception of other stimulants,
- Who has cirrhosis.
Provigil is prohibited to be combined with alcohol beverages. During
the recent research it was defined that this combination results
a mild euphoria, increasing of blood pressure, heart rate and other
different symptoms such as mild or moderate the effect of amphetamine.
This preparation is prohibited to be used by people, who have heart
disease, such as left ventricular hypertrophy, or mitral valve prolapsed.
Pay attention that Provigil may decrease the effectiveness of different
contraceptives, which can lead to unplanned pregnancy. In the combination
with Yohimbine it may cause to a dangerous increase in blood pressure
and heart rate.