Generic Medication guide:
The basic information about Generic Nuvigil
Adults can feel excessive sleepiness provoked by one of such conditions as narcolepsy, OSA (obstructive sleep apnea), SWD (shift work disorder).
Generic Nuvigil can be used in concert with other medical treatment to eliminate such disorders. But this preparation cannot stop your sleepiness, it should not be taken to avoid sleep. Good sleep should be a good habit for you. This federally control medication can provoke addiction. Generic Armodafinil and other drugs should be kept in the safe place, away from children or pets.
Generic Nuvigil has the ability to decrease the feeling of redundant sleepiness caused by narcolepsy, irregular/hard breathing during sleep (OSA) or sift work sleep disorder (SWSD). Unfortunately, scientists still have no idea how Armodafinil increases wakefulness. Doctors believe that generic Armodafinil affects some definite substances in the brain which regulate sleep/wake cycle. This preparation cannot be used in the case of lack of sleep or to hold off sleep in people who do not suffer from sleep disorders.
Usage of Generic Nuvigil
Study the Medication Guide prior to starting the course with Generic Armodafinil. Visit your physician if you have any questions. Generic Armodafinil is administered orally. You can take it with or without food once a day in the morning. If you are suffering from SWSD, take generic Armodafinil 1 hour prior to your work shift. Use the drug exactly as prescribed to get all benefits from it.
Dosage usually depends from the disease and your reaction to treatment.
Process of Armodafinil’s action
Generic Nuvigil and Provigil have similar wake-promoting actions that can be compared with action of amphetamine or methylphenidate. Generic Armodafinil facilitates wakefulness. But this process is still unknown. Generic Armodafinil and Provigil have resembling characteristics.
Wakefulness induced by Modafinil can be impaired by the α1-adrenergic receptor antagonist, prazosin. Nevertheless, Modafinil is inert in other in vitro assay systems that are sensitive to α-adrenergic agonists such as the rat vas deferens preparation. Nuvigil and Modafinil connect in vitro to the dopamine transporter and inhibit dopamine reuptake. Generic Nuvigil is an oblique dopamine receptor agonist. Modafinil generates euphoric and psychoactive effects, changes in mood, thoughts, comprehension, feelings that are characteristic to CNS stimulants in people. According to the nonclinical studies, two principal metabolites of modafinil or armodafini l(acid and sulfone) do not endow to the CNS-activating properties of the parent compounds.
Generic Armodafinil is quickly absorbed after administration. The peak concentrations in plasma are attained in about 2 hours if the patient takes it on empty stomach. The fed state may delay the peak concentration on 2-4 hour. Hence the conclusion that food potentially affects the time of pharmacologic action for Generic Armodafinil.
Generic Armodafinil has an apparent volume of allocation of about 42 L. Modafinil is reasonably bound to plasma protein (somewhere about 60%), primarily to albumin. The opportunity to interact with protein-bound drugs is minimal.
Generic According to the in vitro and in vivo data, Armodafinil incurs S-oxidation, hydrolytic deamidation, aromatic ring hydroxylation with following glucuronide conjugation of the hydroxylated products.
Modafinil is mostly removed via metabolism, principally in the liver (under 10% of the parent conjunction excreted in the urine).
After oral administration, armodafinil exposes an apparent monoexponential decline from the peak plasma concentration. The evident terminal is 15 hours.
High efficiency of generic Armodafinil has been shown in such sleep disorders: narcolepsy, shift work disorders and obstructive sleep apnea.
The efficiency of Generic Armodafinil in those adults who have such disorder as OSA was shown in 12 week researches of outpatients. CGI-C scale at final visit showed that adults treated with Armodafinil had improvement in general clinical condition.
The efficiency of Generic Armodafinil in adults with narcolepsy was stated in one 12-week research of outpatients. According to the ICSD criteria for narcolepsy, patients showed considerably increased ability to stay awake and improvement in general clinical condition.
The efficiency of Generic Armodafinil in adults with SWD was shown in a 12 week clinical trial as well. Adults that used Generic Armodafinil showed a considerably increased ability to stay awake in comparison with placebo-treated patients.
Main information about Armodafinil
Generic Armodafinil may provoke serious negative effects (rash or allergic reactions) which may affect some parts of the patient’s body. You should finish the treatment with Armodafinil and get emergency help if you observe any of the symptoms: hives, rash, sores in the mouth, skin peels or blisters, swelling of the eyes, lips, throat, face, problems with swallowing or breathing, swelling of legs, fever, shortness of breath, dark urine, yellowing of the skin. Armodafinil cannot be used by children.
Cautions for Armodafinil
Avoid Armodafinil if you have allergic reactions to its components or can have a rash or allergic reaction to armodafinil or modafinil. Visit your doctor and discuss with him your medical history, if you:
— have experienced in the past mental health problems;
— have high blood pressure or problems with heart;
— have kidney or liver disease;
— are planning to become pregnant, pregnant or breast-feeding, as Armodafinil can harm your child;
— have a drug or alcohol abuse.
There is no information if Armodafinil penetrates into the mother’s milk. Doctor should give you advice on how you can feed your child.
Inform your doctor what preparations you take as many drugs can interact with each other provoking side effects.
Armodafinil can affect work of some drugs and, conversely, there are some drugs that affect work of Armodafinil.
Inform your doctor if you take hormonal birth control (vaginal rings, shots, patches, birth control pills, implants, intrauterine devices). Women who use birth control methods are at risk of getting pregnant during treatment with Armodafinil and for 1 month after finishing treatment with Armodafinil.
Follow the list of preparations you administer. This list will help your doctor to identify is it possible and safe for you to take generic Armodafinil simultaneously with other drugs.
Right administration of Armodafinil
Do not double or decrease your dosage. Administer it with or without nutrition. Patients with OSA or narcolepsy usually take this preparation one time a day in the morning. Adults suffering from SWD should take Armodafinil 1 hour before the shift. Discuss with your doctor if it is possible to vary the time of application. The drug will not work properly if you miss the application time or change the dose. Incorrect treatment can even provoke serious side effects. Do not take generic Armodafinil close to the time when you fall asleep, as it can be hard for you to fall asleep.
Contact your poison control center for instructions if you took double dose of the drug.
Presumable symptoms of overdose: confusion, troubles with sleep, disorientation, excitement, restlessness, hallucinations, nausea, pain in chest, slow or fast heartbeat, high blood pressure.
Precautions while consuming Armodafinil
The patient should not make any dangerous activities (including driving a car) prior to checking how the drug affects him. Try to keep your daily habits. Do not drink alcohol while taking generic Armodafinil.
Negative effects from Armodafinil
Please stop taking the drug and visit physician if you observe some negative effects even if they are mild.
Dangerous side effects include allergic reactions, rash, psychiatric symptoms (depression, hallucinations, anxiety), strange behavior (aggression, mental problems), problems with heart (problems with breathing, pain in the chest, wrong heartbeat).
Not serious side effects include headache, dizziness, nausea. Visit your doctor if those negative effects make your life unbearable or do not pass off while using generic Nuvigil.
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