How to use Generic Modafinil safely?
Facts about Modafinil 200 mg
The brand name of this product is Provigil.There is another product, which is quite similar to this one, but just a bit more powerful. It’s Armodanifil (also known as Nuvigil). Generic Modafinil is a famous “smart drug”, which improves performance of people during working on long and difficult tasks. It causes a special effect, which helps to enhance planning and decision-making skills.
Short description of this product and the most necessary information you need to know
The main purpose, why Generic Modafinil is used, is the stimulation of human’s wakefulness. Also this product helps people, who work and study a lot, to overcome excessive sleepiness and tiredness, treats sleep disorder caused by spending too much time at work, narcolepsy and sleep apnea.
Below you can read a few rules about safe using of this product:
— This product is taken orally with food or without it in the morning or before the beginning of the working day/night.
— Quite often people use this product to treat other illnesses and diseases, which are not mentioned in the medication guide. But be careful: don’t use Modafinil without your pharmacist’s recommendations. Before start self-treatment, consult with your doctor.
— According to your history of diseases, health, way of life and needs your pharmacist should give you an instruction on how to use this product.
— Don’t take this product if using it can develop a rash; you have problems with your heart; you have an allergic reaction to any ingredients in this drug.
Recent news about Modafinil
This discovery was made in 2014. The researches showed that after using of this product our thinking and ability to remember large amounts of information were improved. Scientists found out that this product improved so called “executive function”, an ability to learn only important information and work with it. It also helps people to pay attention to the details, which are difficult to learn. As a result, people start working better and more effectively.
Another discovery was made in May, 2016 and was published by the New England Journal of Medicine. It was about the using of different antipsychotic drugs, stimulants, antidepressants and other medications, like Modafinil, for treatment of children and teens from 6 to 17 years old, who had been suffering from mental diseases. As you remember, taking this product isn’t approved for people who are younger than 17 y.o., but these researches showed that the number of children and teenagers from America, who were treated from mental diseases, was risen by more than 50% during the past twenty years.
Scientists from clinical psychiatry at Columbia University, which is situated in New York City, and its professor Dr. Mark Olfson quickly reacted to it and gave the next information:
— the main part of these teens hadn’t got very serious symptoms, which necessarily should be treated by different medications and drugs; all these children’s problems could be overcome by simple «talk therapy»;
— when some children are overtreated, other ones, who really have quite severe symptoms, are not getting this treatment at all. Also he gave some statistical data for the period from 1996 to 2012, according to which:
— the number of teens from 6 to 17 y.o., who need treatment, rose from 9% to 13%; - the number of children, who were in treatment, rose from 2,7 million to 4,2 million of teens. Before start giving this product to your child, necessarily, ask your doctor’s recommendations.
(Updated at Oct 2 / 2023)