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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. 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 ...
  5. ... with stimulant medications such as amphetamine, methylphenidate, and modafinil. These medicines may not work as well for ...
  6. ADHD Parents Medication Guide (American Psychiatric Association) (American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry) - PDF  
    ... children or adolescents. These medications include bupropion (Wellbutrin), modafinil (Provigil or Nuvigil), and tricyclic antidepressants such as ...
  7. Narcolepsy From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) - Short Summary  
    ... and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a drug called modafinil for the treatment of EDS. Two classes of ...
  8. Hypersomnia From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) - Short Summary  
    ... in nature. Stimulants, such as amphetamine, methylphenidate, and modafinil, may be prescribed. Other drugs used to treat ...
  9. Kleine-Levin Syndrome From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) - Short Summary  
    ... often advised. Stimulant pills, including amphetamines, methylphenidate, and modafinil, are used to treat sleepiness but may increase ...
  10. 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 ...
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