Review: how effective is Modafinil for Drowsiness?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Overall ratings: 2.8/5
Long term ratings: 3.3/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Modafinil (modafinil) is for Drowsiness. The study is based on 32 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Modafinil
Modafinil (latest outcomes from 1,944 users) has active ingredients of modafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy. Common side effects of Modafinil include nausea, headache, drowsiness, fatigue, fatigue aggravated.
Drowsiness (latest reports from 483,396 patients) are typically treated by Provigil, Ambien, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Nuvigil, Modafinil, Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 32 people are studied for taking Modafinil in Drowsiness
Modafinil effectiveness for Drowsiness (number of people):
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