Provigil 200 mg is a popular medication to treat extreme tiredness during the daytime caused by some medical conditions like narcolepsy, obstructive sleep apnea, and shift work sleep disorder. It is a brand name that comes under the generic medicine called Modafinil. It helps by forcing them to stay active and awake the whole day by affecting directly the brain and central nervous system (CNS). Because of this, it is also known as a controlled substance. Another available strength of Provigil is 100 mg.
Provigil 200 mg can be taken with or without food, orally with some water. For better results, follow the doctor’s indication and never take more than the prescribed dose. This medication works for a very long period so try to take it early in the morning and avoid it at night as it can make you awake the whole night.
In some conditions, one should avoid taking Provigil if they are allergic to any ADHD medication, have any heart-related issues, have a history of mental illness, and addiction to alcohol and marijuana. It must be avoided along with other medications like Antiviral, Antifungal, Antibiotic, and Heart problems medications.
It is unsafe to take this medicine while pregnant and breastfeeding. Provigil can travel from mother to child and have some dangerous physical or mental effects on it. Stop taking this medicine during pregnancy and breastfeeding and consult a doctor for better alternatives.