What is armodafinil

What is armodafinil

ARMODAFINIL is a medication used to boost wakefulness in patients suffering from uncontrollable daytime sleeping. This drug is available with the trade name “NUVIGIL.”

CHEMISTRY: What is Armodafinil?

Armodafinil is a benzhydryl acetamide compound, consisting of 2 benzene rings boned with 1 carbon molecule and an acetamide group bound to carbon.  It is an active R-enantiomer of MODAFINIL.

USES OF ARMODAFINIL:

ARMODAFINIL is a FDA-approved drug used to treat uncontrollable sleeping disorder related with Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Narcolepsy and Shift Work Sleep Disorder. This drug helps to keep you awake.

DOSAGE:

The dosage usually depends on the on the medical condition of a person and the reaction to the drug, which can be different for different individuals. Armodafinil is supplied as a 50mg, 150mg and 250mg tablets which can be orally administered.

 For Treating Narcolepsy and Obstructive Sleep Apnea: It is advised to take 150mg or 250 mg drug usually