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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of modafinil oral.

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68 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
7/13/2010 3:19:25 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I can't afford this med. Tries to get assistance but was denied by Cephalon Cares.

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
5/28/2010 9:52:48 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been through 2 sleep studies and I wasn't quite a match for the CPAP machine but according to my doctor at the Mayo Clinic, there is obviously something wrong with how tired i am and how easily i can fall asleep. This medication has worked very nicely. Except every 3 weeks or so I take a weekend off from taking it. It seems like the effectiveness wears off. After I skip a couple days it ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
11/27/2009 11:51:27 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have excessive sleepiness and fall asleep within seconds. I started with 50 mg, then 100 mg, now 200 mg and unfortunately this is not working as well (some of the time). When it does work however, I feel like I use to and can keep up with daily living.

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
7/20/2009 11:54:04 PM

Reviewer: pbj42, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Most of my life, I've had a severe problem with excessive daytime sleepiness. I complained to doctors about fatigue just to hear them say that I'm depressed or I need to exercise more. My 1st sleep study was about 20 yrs ago and was told it was "a sleep apnea". The drug prescribed had one side effect, cariovascular disease. So, then I had high cholesteral and the drug was taken o ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
6/9/2009 7:12:32 AM

Reviewer: a.s.panesar, 55-64 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
inially this drug work over me like a magic drug.i use to take one tablet of 200 mg in a day it was working like a magic .now i take 2 tablets of 200 mg first thing in the morning but it seems its loosing its grip over on my daytime excessive sleeping problems bye the way if i dont take i feel more drowsy then i use to be without started modafinl

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