What is Modvigil? A Simple Explanation

What is Modvigil? A Simple Explanation

Modvigil is a remedial brain supplement therapy drug which stimulates the nervous system and is world-known for its excellent results in treating sleep disorders such as narcolepsy and sleep apnea. Owing to its natural mood-brightening effect, the drug can also treat anxiety and depression to enhance alertness, mental activity and sustain peak performance and concentration.

Modvigil can be categorized as a mild central nervous stimulant, however, it is structurally different and its side effects are way too mild as compared to other seasoned central nervous stimulants such as amphetamine, phendimetrazine or diethylpropion.

Modvigil is a generic brand of Modafinil, which improves concentration, increases memory power and fights fatigue. It is also used to treat narcolepsy and other such kinds of diseases.

Sleep disorder is a situation where the brain mechanism to regulate sleep cycle gets disturbed and this state affects the mind and body. People with sleep disorders hardly get any sleep during the night time and are tired during the day.

This state of constant tiredness depends the person’s ability to attain peak performance and requires enhancement in order to achieve targets especially at the workplace. The medical condition caused by lack of enough sleep is commonly referred to as sleep disorder. It is strongly recommended that you use Modvigil only as prescribed by a qualified medical practitioner. If you are using this medicine recreationally, ensure that you don’t use it with any other drug at the same time, however, use of Modvigil without a doctor’s prescription is highly discouraged.

Modvigil is a relatively cheaper option as compared to Provigil yet delivers similar effect to users with an advantage of a significantly cheaper price. While using modivigil, it is important for you to take as per your doctor’s directions. Follow your physician’s prescription guidelines and above all evaluate your pre-existing medical conditions that are reactive to modafinil, the active ingredient in modvigil. Users with known allergic reactions to modafinil are strongly advised to refrain from the use of this drug and advised to seek alternative remedies as directed by their doctor. If you are under other medical prescriptions, it is advisable for you to seek a qualified doctor’s advice, who will calculate the risk of counter reaction with other medications you are using and prescribe acceptable and safe dosage for use alongside your other prescriptions. In case of any unforeseen reactions while using modvigil, stop using the drug and immediately contact your physician for tests and advice.

There are a few instances when you are strongly advised against use of modvigil; For people known to have alcoholism problem, modvigil should never be taken. This drug does not react appropriately with alcohol. Social drinkers should also not use alcohol while taking their modvigil prescription medication. The side effects of modvigil are usually magnified when alcohol is also involved. This guideline also applies to recreational drug addicts as well. There is no sure bet on how the drug will react with your biological system if you are hooked on recreational drugs, or you are an alcoholic. Since the drug acts on the nervous system, patients with heart problems, irregular heartbeat or chest complications are strongly advised against use of modvigil. Pregnant women, lactating mothers or women planning to have a baby should also keep off from modvigil use. This is because modvigil is a drug meant for adult use only. Drug use by pregnant females can have adverse effects to the young newborn or developing fetus. People with diagnosed mental problems, blood pressure issues or those with recent surgery record should also steer clear of modvigil use.

Modvigil is a drug that traces its origin from Indian generic pharmaceutical companies. The drug is usually manufactured in both 100mg and 200mg tablets (200mg being the most popular), with recommended dosage varying according to your doctor’s prescription and the intensity of the condition for which you are seeking the medical remedy. The drug is usually administered orally with a standard dose of one tablet/pill per day. In the case of people with mild rated conditions, splitting the drug in half to achieve a 100mg dosage can be adequate to deliver the desired effect. for those intending to enhance concentration at work, taking the pill before start of shift is highly recommended. The drug is known to have a relatively long half-life with effects lasting as long as 12hrs, a trait that has heaped praise on the effectiveness of the drug. The drug has no restrictions on the eating habits of the user and can be used with or without meals. It is recommended to take modafinil as soon as you first wake up or begin your ‘day’/shift.

One drawback of Modvigil is that it can be a habit forming drug which can result to some form of dependency (although, usually psychologically). This trait may lead this drug being abused and promote the culture of using the drug outside doctor’s prescription. Patients should be advised never to exceed the recommended daily dosages. Over the counter purchase of the drug should be strongly discouraged and where possible measures should be put in place to ensure that only legally obtained prescriptions from registered practitioners are dispensed at pharmacies. Sustained continuous use of this medicine should be avoided to counter its effects. Frequent users should take a break after a sustained continuous use and resume use as advised by their physician.

There are few side-effects of modvigil which include the following. It includes nausea, dizziness, headache and vomiting. You may also experience severe side-effects like depression and attempt to suicide. Please do not ignore these side effects as they may harm you physically and mentally. Always listen to your physician.

One bit of pro-tip advice I can give you is to drink PLENTY of water as modafinil tends to dehydrate. Some key symptoms of dehydration are headaches, sensitivity to light, and darker-than-normal urine.

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