Modafinil decreases amazing drowsiness because of narcolepsy and other rest issue, for example, times of Breathlessness amid sleep (obstructive sleep apnea). It is likewise used to assist you with staying conscious amid work hours in the event that you have a work routine that keeps you from having a sleeping period.
This medicine does not cure these sleep problems and may not remove all your drowsiness. Modafinil does not take the spot of getting enough rest. It ought not to be used to treat tiredness or hold off sleep in individuals who don’t have a sleeping problem.
It is not known how modafinil attempts to keep you conscious. It is thought to work by influencing certain substances in the brain that control the sleep/wake cycle.

What conditions does Provigil treat?

Provigil oral pill is used to treat the following:
Drowsiness due to Shift Work Sleep Disorder, Recurring sleep episodes during the day, Sleepiness due to obstructive sleep apnea


Peruse the medication leaflet given by your pharmacist before you begin using modafinil and every time you buy another. For any inquiries, ask your specialist or drug specialist.
For narcolepsy, take this prescription by mouth before or after eating as prescribed by your doctor, once a day in the morning. On the other hand, if your doctor advises you to, the aggregate every day dosage of modafinil may be shared into a morning and afternoon dosage.
For obstructive sleep apnea, take this medicine by mouth with or without food as prescribed by your specialist, typically once every day in the morning. Proceed with your other treatment, (for example, the CPAP machine, mouth gadget) unless your specialist instructs you to stop.

In the event that you are using modafinil for shift work sleep problem, take it by mouth with or without food as directed by your doctor, typically once a day and preferably 1 hour before you begin your work shift.
The dosage depends on your medicinal condition and reaction to treatment. Take this prescription daily to get the most of it.
Alongside its advantages, this medication rarely causes addiction. This danger may be aggravated if you have mishandled liquor or medications previously. Take this medicine precisely as recommended to decrease the danger of addiction.
Tell your specialist if your condition does not get better or it exacerbates.


Migraine, queasiness, apprehension, unsteadiness, or sleeplessness may happen. In the event that any of these reactions persevere or intensify, tell your specialist or pharmacist instantly.
Keep in mind that your specialist has recommended this prescription in light of the fact that he or she has judged that the advantage to you is more noteworthy than the side effects. Numerous individuals using this drug don’t have serious side effects.
Tell your specialist immediately if you have any serious reactions, including: quick/stomping/unpredictable pulse, mental/temperament changes, (for example, nervousness, perplexity, misery, hallucination, uncommon musings of suicide).
Get therapeutic immediately on if you have any intense effects, including: pain in the chest.
An intense unfavorably susceptible response to this medication is uncommon. In any case, quit taking modafinil and get therapeutic immediately in the event that you see any side effects of a serious allergy, including: rash, skin rankles/peeling, tingling/swelling (particularly of the face/tongue/throat), serious unsteadiness, problematic breathing, fever, mouth injuries, loss of strength, manifestations of liver sickness, (for example, recurring queasiness, stomach pain, yellowing eyes/skin, dark pee).
Call your doctor for advice about drug reactions/effects.


Once overdose is suspected, contact a toxic substance control center or medical crisis center instantly. Side effects of overdose include: quick/unpredictable pulse, extreme anxiety, pipe dreams.


Do not to give this medication to another. It is illegal.
Medical tests, (for example, blood pressure and heart rate) may be performed intermittently to screen your progress or check for reactions. For more information, see your doctor.
Imbibe good sleeping habits, (for example, dozing in a dim/calm room, not taking caffeine near sleep time) which can enhance your rest in the event that you have shift work sleep disorder.

Missed Dose

In the event that you miss a dose, take it when you recall. If it is close to the time of another dose, avoid the missed dosage and resume your normal dosage timing. Do not take double doses to make up for lost time. Try not to take missed doses near sleep time because doing such may make it harder to sleep.