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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Modafinil: Modafinil (provigil) is an analeptic drug approved for treatment of narcolepsy & excessive daytime sleepiness associated with sleep apnea. It works by ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moranville
35 years experience Psychiatry
Stimulant: Modafanil aka Provigil is classified as a stimulant. It is used for narcolepsy, sleep apnea or shift work sleep disorder
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
To reduce fatigue: caused by shift work sleep disorder or narcolepsy. It gets rid of fatigue in multiple sclerosis and Sjogren Syndrome!
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Van norman
33 years experience Psychiatry
It's for sleep-wake: Disorders. Narcolepsy or shift workers who have trouble staying awake for their new shifts. Also fatigue in multiple sclerosis. May inhibit uptake of ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Modafinil: That would exceed high recommended dose at least by 2x. Please talk to your prescribing doctor first.
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A member asked:
Dr. Marcela Riojas
15 years experience Family Medicine
Modafinil (Provigil): Usual Adult Dose for Narcolepsy 200 mg orally once a day in the morning Comments: -In obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), this drug is not a treatment for ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Humberto Quintana
43 years experience Psychiatry
Narcolepsy: modafinil is a vigilance promoting drug[2] (or eugeroic) that is approved by the United States' Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treatment of th ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: This is a U.S. based sites and therefore has no information about medication availability in your country. You need to speak with a doctor in your are ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Provigil: It is a stimulant associated more with anxiety & jitteriness instead of depression. It is however possible to experience some depression when Prov ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Indravadan Gatiwala
41 years experience Neurology
Modafinil: As far as medicine is in its original container or wraper, it should be good for at least 6 months after expiration date. I had heared from other peop ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roy Arnold
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Generics safe: In order to be approved by the US FDA generic manufacturers have to show similar safety and bioavailability to brand name drugs. Generics are safe and ... Read More

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