Spiral Erowid Zip Hoodie
This black mid-weight zip hoodie (80/20) has front pockets,
an Erowid logo on front chest, and a spiral design on back.
Donate and receive yours!
Chest Pain While Ill
Modafinil & Ibuprofen
by gargoyle8857
Citation:   gargoyle8857. "Chest Pain While Ill: An Experience with Modafinil & Ibuprofen (exp64496)". Erowid.org. Jan 31, 2019. erowid.org/exp/64496

 
DOSE:
200 mg oral Modafinil (pill / tablet)
  600 mg oral Pharms - Ibuprofen (pill / tablet)

BODY WEIGHT: 170 lb


I've been using Modafinil regularly for about a year. On the whole, I've found it to be a wonderful substance, enabling me to get a lot more done than I could before. Up to this point, I've had no serious negative reactions to Modafinil at all.

A few days ago I became ill - probably the flu or strep throat. Not a life-threatening condition, for certain. Anyways, wanting to give myself a bit more enthusiasm for the tasks I had set in front of me, I popped 600mg of ibuprofen (which I'd done many times previous without ill effects) along with 200mg of modafinil (again, no problems with the substance).

After about 1hr, I became remarkably irritable and had to stop what I was working on. I then began to feel some pretty intense dull pains in my chest. I writhed in agony at home for approx. 1.5 hours after this - the whole experience was quite awful. After that period, the pains subsided, and I feel fine... but what a shock! Again, I've taken hundreds of tabs of Modafinil without incident, and I'm sure that any interaction between Modafinil and ibuprofen would have been well-documented by now. Just a warning, perhaps, that taking Modafinil while ill may give the user a bit more than he or she bargained for?

Exp Year: 2007ExpID: 64496
Gender: Male 
Age at time of experience: Not Given 
Published: Jan 31, 2019Views: 1,739
[ View as PDF (for printing) ] [ View as LaTeX (for geeks) ] [ Switch Colors ]
Modafinil (217) : Combinations (3), Retrospective / Summary (11), Health Problems (27), Alone (16)

COPYRIGHTS: All reports are copyright Erowid.
TERMS OF USE: By accessing this page, you agree not to download or analyze the report data without contacting Erowid Center and receiving written permission prior to your downloading the data.

Experience Reports are the writings and opinions of the individual authors who submit them.
Some of the activities described are dangerous and/or illegal and none are recommended by Erowid Center.


Experience Vaults Index Full List of Substances Search Submit Report User Settings About Main Psychoactive Vaults