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 ...
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a602016.html - Drugs and Supplements
... 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 ...
www.nationalmssociety.org/.../symptoms/fatigue/index.aspx - External Health Links
... antidepressants or drugs such as carbamazepine or gabapentin. Modafinil has been used to treat fatigue [ Carter et ... Carter GT, Han JJ, Mayadev A, Weiss MD. Modafinil reduces fatigue in Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type ...
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Narcolepsy (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
www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/narcolepsy/detail_narcolepsy.htm - External Health Links
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.
www.msif.org/about-ms/symptoms/fatigue/default.aspx - External Health Links