Modafinil Information

What is Modafinil?

Modafinil is a very effective stimulant that is mainly used for the sleep disorders treatment. It fights the excessive sleepiness that is often caused by narcolepsy and other sleep disorders.

It can also be used off label as a weight loss medicine, study drug and a few others.

Can you overdose on Modafinil?

Yes, the overdose is possible with any other medicine, and Modafinil is not an exception. Follow the advise that has been given to you by a doctor, and take the medicine exactly as prescribed.

Taking more that 1000 mg of Modafinil is considered an overdose, so seek medical help asap.

Things to avoid while taking Modafinil?

Do not engage in any activity that can be potentially dangerous, until you know how this medicine effects you. Modafinil can have an effect on your thinking, the way you make decisions. Until you know the exact effect of this medicine, it’s advised to drive a car.

Can Modafinil effect birth control pills effect?

Modafinil can decrease the level of contraception, therefore it is recommended to use an alternative way of contraception.

What are the common side effects of Modafinil?

Modafinil is safe to use, and side effects only occur in about 5% of patients.
Ask your doctor for a full list of side effects, and let him or her know if you experience the following symptoms:

  • hoarse voice
  • skin blisters
  • difficulty to breath and swallow
  • rashes
  • lips of face swelling
  • peels