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Modafinil vs Adderall: What's the difference?

Modafinil (Provigil) and Adderall seem like similar drugs - they are both used in the treatment of narcolepsy and covertly as study aids. But is Modafinil more effective and less addictive than Adderall?

Modafinil - Has anyone else experienced withdrawal symptoms after coming off this drug?

I was on 100mg/day of Modafinil for about four years for adult ADD. My doctor recently pulled me off it because of the potential of heart problems. But I feel as though I've lost my brain, and have almost no energy since coming off it about six weeks ago. She told me there's a withdrawal... read more

Narcolepsy -Does Modafinil causes hair loss?

Hello! I'm 29 years old and have been taking Provigil for 3 months for hypersomnolence. I've noticed lately that I've been losing a good amount of hair from all over my head.specially in the center of my hair line. What is that about??

Provigil - Does modafinil adjust and start showing affects of wakefulness instantly or over time?

I tried modafinil on two different occasions. Once I took a 100 mg and saw no difference. the second time I took 200 mg after breakfast and half an hour later took a nap that was 2.5 hours long. Not sure if it takes a few days to start working or if it just doesn't work for me.

Tapering off modafinil please help?

I really want to stop taking this drug , I've been taking it now for about 7 years and I've had enough . My highest dose I've ever taken was 1500mg in a one day crazy I know , at the moment I am having very bad effects from using it daily , blurred vision, headache, confusion,... read more

Does the combination of my medicines have any bad side effects?

I take Xyrem, modafinil, methylphenidate, Claritin D, Singular, pantoprazole, spironolactone, Lyrica, Cymbalta, sumatriptan as needed, Zofran as needed, Trulance, diclofenac, and Emgality injection. Would taking any of these together give me side effects? I’m trying to figure out if some of... read more

Does the anxiety caused by Modafinil go away with time?

I started taking Modafinil 100mg three days ago. The first two days I didn't have much anxiety but yesterday I could barely sleep and today I have massive anxiety. I wonder if I keep taking it will subside eventually like it happens in the beggining when you start antidepressants. Any similar... read more

Has anyone taken Modiwake 100mg (modafinil)? Produced by Generica?

I've been using this to combat the effects of tramadol which I need to take for a prolapsed disc. I have recently had gallbladder removed and since April of 2013 have lost a total of 4 stone in weight. This has occurred as a result of gallbladder surgery. I feel well and am eating and sleeping... read more

Can I take modafinil and Lexapro at the same time!?

Can I use Lexapro and take modafinil for the tiredness that the Lexapro causes?

Modafinil - Can I drink moderately on modafinil?

Is it OK to drink wine while on modafinil?

Do Modafinil and Concerta interact?

Do Modafinil and Concerta interact or decrease absorption of one or the other?

Will a stimulant taken with anticonvulsant be dangerous?

Gabapentin is a anticonvulsant and modafinil is a stimulant, What will be the reaction

Is it safe to take buspirone and modafinil together?

Buspirone 7.5 is taken twice a day for general anxiety and modafinil 200mg is taken 1-2 times a day for shift work disorder. Safe together?

Modafinil - blood pressure?

Has anyone experienced blood pressure issues with modanfil? If so, did it negatively interact/impact your BP meds?

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