Obstructive sleep apnea/hypoapnea syndrome, narcolepsy, and shift work sleep disorder
Oral; 150 or 250 mg every morning or 150mg daily one hour prior to the work shift.
known Hypersensitivity to modafinil or armodafinil.
Paediatric: safety below 17 years not established Pregnancy: Category C; Use if risk to fetus outweighs benefits. Lactation : Excreted in milk; use with caution Elderly : use with caution
Headache, nervousness, insomnia, agitation, confusion, personality disorders, tremor, anxiety; GI disturbances; hypertension, palpitations, techycardia; angioedema; psychosis, depression, mania, abnormal LFTs. Stevens-johnson syndrome, erythema multiforme, Toxic epidermal necrolysis.
Cyclosporin, oral contraceptive, warfarin TCAs.