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Doctor insights on: Is It Safe To Take Modafinil As A Study Aid While On A Ssri

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Is it safe to take modafinil as a study aid while on a ssri?

Is it safe to take modafinil as a study aid while on a ssri?

Yes.: Yes. Modafinil is safe to take with ssri's. In fact, many psychiatrists use Modafinil as an adjunct to ssri's in treatment resistant depression. I have had a lot of success prescribing it to patients on ssris who have persisting energy and concentration deficits. Just make sure that all your doctors are aware of every medication you're taking. ...Read more

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Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
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Ssri (Definition)

A class of drugs, such as fluoxetine or sertraline, that inhibit the uptake of serotonin and are primarily used in the treatment of depression ...Read more


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Am taking antibiotics for prostatitis. Safe to take provigil for ssri-induced sleepiness? does provigil interact with antibiotic/worsen prostatitis?

Am taking antibiotics for prostatitis. Safe to take provigil for ssri-induced sleepiness? does provigil interact with antibiotic/worsen prostatitis?

Yes, it's safe: There is no significant interaction between the antibiotics and the provigil. However, be sure to always check with the pharmacist when you pick up new meds to make sure that all of your medications and interactions are carefully reviewed. I hope you feel better soon! ...Read more

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Is it safe to take modafinil and escitalopram together?

Is it safe to take modafinil and escitalopram together?

Maybe: According to medscape: "modafinil will increase the level or effect of escitalopram by affecting hepatic enzyme cyp2c19 metabolism. Significant - monitor closely.". ...Read more

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Is it safe to take modafinil if you have had an energy drink?

Not necessarily: Abnormal cardiac rhythms could occur with more frequency, in addition to other interactions. It could also cause anxiety problems to happen, or worsen if present. ...Read more

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I've Had modafinil 50mg 4 hours ago. Is it safe to take cocodamol & diazepam now? Thanks

I've Had modafinil 50mg 4 hours ago. Is it safe to take cocodamol & diazepam now?
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Moderate chance of: interaction. Codeine with diazepam may increase side effects (dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating). Modafinil may increase blood levels and effects of diazepam and may need dose adjustment or more frequent monitoring by your doctor to safely use both medications. Contact your doctor if your condition changes or you experience increased side effects.Best regards, ...Read more

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Can i take modafinil to Increase focus ? is it safe ?

Can i take modafinil to Increase focus ? is it safe ?

Find cause first: Lack of focus can result from many conditions including physical and mental health issues. Get evaluated first to find the cause of your lack of focus to see if Modafinil will be an option for you. Good luck . ...Read more

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Are the generic forms of modafinil (pro vigil) that can be bought without a prescription online safe to take and effective for the most part?

Never: It is never a good idea to put yourself on a medication without the guidance and follow up of a doctor. You do not possess the knowledge of the mechanisms of these meds and thus will not understand the subtle things to look for as far as adverse events. You also cannot objectively assess the success or failure of the drug. Please see a doctor first. ...Read more

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Does modafinil safe if i take 200mg per day ?

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 the underlying obstruction. -If continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is the treatment of choice for excessive sleepiness, a maximal effort to treat with CPAP for an adequate period of time should be made prior to and during treatment with this ...Read more