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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. ... 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 ...
  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. ... use and other sleep disorders. Strong evidence shows modafinil is used to help people feel more awake. However, one study showed people taking modafinil had a false sense of alertness. When tested, ...
  6. 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. ...
  7. ... with stimulant medications such as amphetamine, methylphenidate, and modafinil. These drugs may not work as well for ...
  8. ... Strattera®, Vyvanse®), other prescription medications (e.g., benzphetamine, modafinil), and caffeine pills and caffeine-containing energy drinks. ...
  9. Treating MS: Medications (National Multiple Sclerosis Society)  
    ... Emotional Changes Nuedexta (dextromethorphan + quinidine) Fatigue Amantadine Provigil (modafinil) Prozac (fluoxetine) Itching Atarax (hydroxyzine) Pain Dilantin (phenytoin) ...
  10. 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, ...
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