Why and How to use Modafinil?
In order to reduce the symptoms of the disorder narcolepsy, the effects of the extreme sleepiness and other disorders of the sleep, including obstructive sleep apnea, stopped breathing period during deep sleep and others, the Modafinil is the ultimate solution. It is not the medication for providing enough sleep or curing the sleeping problems. It is not designed in the way to provide you enough sleep due to any kind of tiredness or hold off sleep issues in people who have issues of sleep. It is the medicine that helps you to prevent from going into deep sleep. Containing the certain chemical that handles your brain for waking cycle and controls your sleep, it is the best medication to overcome this problem
When to visit the doctor?
The Modafinil is the medicine that is used to treat the Sleep apnea. Having the effect on the way you breathe during the sleep. Pauses in breath during the sleep are about10 to 20 seconds, but it can occur hundreds of time during sleep in the whole night. In the result the user spends more time in light sleep and less time in a deep sleep. It is very important that you must be productive, mentally active and energetic the next day. It causes a risk of accident, poor concentration, slow reflexes and daytime sleepiness or fatigue. Leading to serious health problems by the time such as weight gain, stroke, heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes the sleep apnea is harmful for the health.
Symptoms to visit the doctor
- Fatigue and daytime sleepiness
- Waking up due to short of breath in the night
- Breath pauses
- Grasping, snoring and choking during sleep
- Chronic and loud snoring
- Restless sleep
- Headaches in morning
- Depression, irritability, moodiness
- Difficulty in concentration, forgetfulness
- Frequent urination in the night
- Sore throat and waking up with dry mouth
This is the time when you are disturbing with these pauses and snoring then you have to visit the doctor or use the Modafinil. By using Modafinil user gets the complete control on the sleep disorder because it enables him/her for getting back their sleep on track. They can start enjoying their healthy and fresh life by living, active the whole day.
How to use Modafinil?
Visit your doctor for the prescription and read carefully the medication guide that is given you by the pharmacist. Make sure that you are clear, each and everything about the use of the medicine every refill time. Be careful in the use of medicine. Prescribing for the narcolepsy, this medicine is highly effective for the users and is for oral use. It can only be taken by the mouth without or with the food before sleep, according to the advise of your doctor. Its dose is normally prescribed in the morning time once in a day, but the doctor can change the dosage and the time according to the user’s condition. It can be divided into morning and noon dose. The wonderful aspect of using the Modafinil is that user can continue the other treatment while taking it. For the treatment of the obstructive sleep apnea, the user can take it by mouth without or with the food by continuing the other treatments including CPAP machine.
It must be taken once in a day at the initial level one hour before while starting your work. It is beneficial in reducing the symptoms of the disorder and the medication is based on the fitness or medical conditions. Regularity is the most important factor for getting the best and quick results. Only, it is the condition on which a treatment can give the best response. It rarely has the addictive behavior in the patient. Avoid using alcohol during the use of the medicine because the risk of addiction may increase. The use of the alcohol or drug presently or in the past can ruin your health and irregularity in taking the medicine will raise the symptoms of the disorder.
Side Effects of the Modafinil
It is an effective medicine that is FDA approved. For containing some side effects it must be used as per the doctor’s prescription. If your doctor has prescribed it for you, it means he/she knows well the benefits of the drug are more as compared to the harms for you. It is quite safe to use because it is used by the majority without any serious side effects. If you feel any of the symptoms then you must visit your doctor for this.
- Thoughts of suicide
- Irregular heart beats
- Chest pain
The sleep disorder reduces the tendency of the users to react quickly. There are some conditions in which you should not use the medicine such as allergies. Containing some inactive ingredients the Modafinil can be harmful for the users. It can cause an allergic reaction, so avoid using it. Always consult your doctor prior taking this medicine if you have any kind of allergies or you are allergic to any specific type of medicine. You must tell your doctor about your medical history and should not use it in case of these health issues, including high blood pressure, Amphetamines, heart problems, mitral valve problem, enlarged heart, Liver Problem, Use of alcohol, Drug addiction, Abnormal family history and Mental mood disorders.
Do not start or stop the dosage without intimation of the doctor. Do not share the medicine to others and never suggest it to others to use. Do not take the medicine just to test the results without informing or permission of the doctor. Avoid using the medicine if you are facing any serious health issues. Inform your doctor in case of any changes of your sleep disorder. In case of over dosage you must consult your doctor without any delay. Hallucination, severe restlessness, irregular heart beat are the symptoms of the over dosage.