Approved and Investigational Uses of Modafinil

@article{MBBS2012ApprovedAI,
  title={Approved and Investigational Uses of Modafinil},
  author={MD Raminder Kumar MBBS},
  journal={Drugs},
  year={2012},
  volume={68},
  pages={1803-1839}
}
Modafinil is a wake-promoting agent that is pharmacologically different from other stimulants. It has been investigated in healthy volunteers, and in individuals with clinical disorders associated with excessive sleepiness, fatigue, impaired cognition and other symptoms. This review examines the use of modafinil in clinical practice based on the results of randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trials available in the English language in the MEDLINE database. In sleep-deprived… Expand
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