Provigil generic is also known as Modafinil which is used to reduce extreme sleepiness due to some excessive sleeping disorders caused by narcolepsy, obstructive sleep apnea, shift work sleep disorder. The main use of this medicine is to improve wakefulness. It works by modifying natural preservatives (Neurotransmitters) present in the brain. This medication does not cure all the sleeping disorders and may not eliminate all your sleepiness thus it should not be used to get rid of tiredness or for people who do not have sleeping problems. The exact working mechanism of Provigil is not known yet but it works by affecting some natural components in the brain which control sleep and wake cycle.
This medication is available in the pill form, which has to be taken orally with water. The common dosage for MS-relevant fatigue is 200 milligrams (mg) a day. The higher dosage of this pill is 400 milligrams (mg) a day, but it has not been resulted as more effective. Elderly people may not be able to achieve the result of Provigil as efficiently as younger people, so a lower dosage is recommended.
Some common side effects and risks:
Consumers that buy Provigil online generally experience some common side effects such as headache, vomiting, nausea, feeling nervous, anxiety, depression, sleeping problems, loss of appetite, dizziness, upset stomach, dry mouth, dry skin, diarrhea, etc.
Some serious side effects include:
Some serious side-effects of this awakening pill are rashes, severe allergic reaction, anxiety, depression, stuffy nose, back pain, mental health problems, confusion, temporary memory loss, heart problems, chest pain, breathing problems, liver problems, kidney problems, etc.
This is not complete information on the Provigil side effects so it is recommended to consult your health care expert before taking this medicine. You should also disclose all your past and present health-related problem or if you have any disorder or allergy reaction to its active and inactive components as this medicine contains few inactive ingredients which can cause severe reactions.
Provigil online medication is treated as first choice medicine for depreciating sleepiness in people dealing with sleep apnea, narcolepsy, shift work disorder. However, their potency is directly being compared in clinical studies. Thus, the said examination of clinical studies indicates that this awakening pill has the ability to work well for lowering sleepiness in people dealing with sleep apnea.
In adding to your medical history, make sure that you inform your medical practitioner about all the medicines you are taking which includes all the supplements, over-the-counter medicines, prescription medicine, herbal or vitamins as they may merge with the medicine.
On a specific note:
- People taking the awakening pill should get more repeated prothrombin monitoring.
- This pill may merge negatively with MAOIs. If you're taking 1 pill, your doctor will need to adjust the pros and cons of adding this awakening pill to your treatment procedure.
- Provigil has been shown to reduce the power of hormonal contraceptives, including, patches, birth control pills, intrauterine devices, injections rings, and implants. Because of this, you should acknowledge other options for preventing unwanted pregnancy, and take certain precautions while you take this medicine.
Avoid the consumption of this tablet if you are thinking of having a baby. As miscarriage and faulty fetal growth have been stated in connection to this medication. Also, do not prescribe this medication to people who have hypersensitivity to the medicine.
Taking too much medicine can lead to overdose and can increase the risk of severe after-effects. One must consume the tablet as suggested by the healthcare provider. Some of the reaction of overdose includes anxiety, agitation, confusion, drowsiness, sleep disorders, rashes, nervousness, vomiting, nausea, diarrhea, high blood pressure, fast heartbeat, chest pain, hallucinations, etc.