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Does modafinil causes severe headache?

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Dr. Kevin Nasky
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: It can

During clinical trials of Modafinil for narcolepsy, obstructive sleep apnea (osa), and shift work disorder (swd) in adults, headaches were reported more frequently in patients receiving Modafinil than the placebo (34% vs 23%), however only 2% found the side effect so severe that they discontinued treatment.

In brief: It can

During clinical trials of Modafinil for narcolepsy, obstructive sleep apnea (osa), and shift work disorder (swd) in adults, headaches were reported more frequently in patients receiving Modafinil than the placebo (34% vs 23%), however only 2% found the side effect so severe that they discontinued treatment.
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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management
2 doctors agree

In brief: Modafanil

Not commonly.

In brief: Modafanil

Not commonly.
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Rarely!

Not a common side effect!

In brief: Rarely!

Not a common side effect!
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