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Is it recommendable using modafinil during exam periods? I'm very stressed and tired
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Dr. Kevin Considine
Family Medicine
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In brief: Not indicated
Modafinil although a stimulant and may help with focus etc during exams is not indicated for this purpose.
The official indication is for use with narcolepsy, shift work sleep disorder and sleep apnea. I would recommend getting more sleep and staying on a good sleep wake cycle regimen instead. Sleep deprivation is something to avoid and will help you more in the long run.

In brief: Not indicated
Modafinil although a stimulant and may help with focus etc during exams is not indicated for this purpose.
The official indication is for use with narcolepsy, shift work sleep disorder and sleep apnea. I would recommend getting more sleep and staying on a good sleep wake cycle regimen instead. Sleep deprivation is something to avoid and will help you more in the long run.
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