Get a suitable way to deal with sleepiness with Modafin (Modafinil)
Getting sleepy during working hours is certainly a troublesome issue. People can neither concentrate to the work, nor can they sleep properly. Modafin is a medicine which may help the adult patients to deal with OSA, SWD or just excessive sleepiness.
Modafin (Modafinil) is an example of a racemic compound. It is off white in color. The crystalline powder is insoluble in water but soluble in acetone as well as methanol. Though it is neither a direct nor an indirect dopamine receptor agonist but Modafin (Modafinil) binds with dopamine transporter in vitro condition.
Patients with OSA and SWD are suggested to take 200mg Modafin tablets per day. The dosage can be exceeded to 400mg per day. The SWD patients should take the tablets an hour before they start working in office. However, the medication process may differ for the patients with Gariatric problems and hepatic problems. Severe hepatic patients should take half of the recommended dosage.
Any pregnant woman, people with hepatic liver or kidney problems should contact the physicians before Modafin intake. People with earlier history of sudden mood swings, mental illness should contact the doctors to know whether to take the dosage or not. There are some medicines which may create some adverse effects with Modafin (Modafinil). It would be better to consult with the doctors regarding these factors prior administering Modafin.
Among some unwanted side effects of Modafin there are chest pain, dark colored tool, dizziness and mental confusion or depression which may take a serious turn for some patients with previous history of mental or psychological disorders. Trouble in urinating, faster heart-beat and increased blood pressure are something that can be cured as soon as the medication process stops. Modafin may also cause amnesia, asthma and decreased appetite. The patients should not avoid contacting doctors regarding any sort of uneasiness.