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  1. Modafinil is used to treat excessive sleepiness caused by narcolepsy (a condition that causes excessive daytime sleepiness) ... who work at night or on rotating shifts). Modafinil is also used along with breathing devices or ...
  2. Fatigue and Multiple Sclerosis (National Multiple Sclerosis Society)  
    ... to cool down. Medications — amantadine hydrochloride (Symmetrel®) and modafinil (Provigil®) — are the most commonly prescribed. While neither ... in clinical trials. The most recent trial of modafinil, however, reported no difference between modafinil and placebo ...
  3. ... assessed the effects of caffeine and the drugs modafinil and armodafinil, which are prescribed for sleepiness during ... also took naps before shifts, the investigators found. Modafinil and armodafinil did boost alertness and reduce drowsiness, ...
  4. Fatigue (Multiple Sclerosis International Federation)  
    ... 20-40% in the short term. Trials using modafinil in MS fatigue have involved small numbers and ... studies are recommended to ascertain the effect of modafinil in the longer term and the appropriate dose. ...
  5. Narcolepsy From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    ... be controlled in most individuals with drug treatment. Modafinil and sodium oxybate are two drugs that have ... prescribe central nervous system alerting agents such as modafinil and amphetamine-like stimulants such as methylphenidate to ...
  6. ... with stimulant medications such as amphetamine, methylphenidate, and modafinil. These medicines may not work as well for ...
  7. ... Strattera®, Vyvanse®), other prescription medications (e.g., benzphetamine, modafinil), and caffeine pills and caffeine-containing energy drinks. ...
  8. Multiple Sclerosis: Hope through Research From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    ... reduce fatigue in some individuals include amantadine and modafinil. Fatigue may be reduced if the person receives ...
  9. Managing Progressive MS (National Multiple Sclerosis Society) - PDF  
    ... to reduce fatigue. Certain medications, including amantadine and modafinil (Provigil®) may also be beneficial. And, most importantly, ...
  10. ... use of a stimulant (such as caffeine or modafinil) to decrease sleepiness during the day. Other treatments ...
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