Modalert 200 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Modalert Tablet

Modalert 200 Tablet is used in the treatment of narcolepsy.

Modalert Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Nervousness
  • Anxiety
  • Dizziness
  • Blurred vision
  • Palpitations
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Sleepiness
  • Abdominal pain
  • Irritability
  • Dyspepsia
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Abnormal thoughts
  • Depression
  • Tachycardia
  • Decreased appetite
  • Diarrhoea
  • Confusion
  • Constipation

How to use Modalert Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Modalert 200 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Modalert Tablet works

Modalert 200 Tablet modulates the levels of chemical messengers in the brain and exerts a stimulant effect to reduce extreme sleepiness.

Modalert Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Modalert 200 Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Modalert 200 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Modalert 200 Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Patients with abnormal levels of sleepiness who take modafinil should be advised that their level of wakefulness may not return to normal, so they should avoid driving.
Kidney
Modalert 200 Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Modalert 200 Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Modalert 200 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Modalert 200 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Modalert Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Modalert 200 Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Take the drug about 1 hour before you need to be fully alert.
  • Limit intake of caeffine.
  • Do not stop the drug suddenly as you can get withdrawl symptoms.
  • Do not drink alcohol whil taking this drug.
  • Do not give modafinil to children below 18 years of age.
  • Do not take the medicine if you are allergic to it or to any other content (e.g. lactose) in the medicine.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking modafinil as it may cause dizziness or blurred vision.
  • Inform your doctor before taking the medicine if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding a baby.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Modalert with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Konit, Zipam
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Risure
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin, Marantin, Notian
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Panik, Klojet, Sezolan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Equblam, Zepox
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Dizapam, Zeopse
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycopan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Etizom, Etimax, Etezole
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Eurolam, Alwel, Tenzo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Vagimoist
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Modalert

I'm a college student,to improve my concentration i want to take modalert 200mg. Can you please suggest me the dosage? thank you.
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetes Specialist
I would not recommend this medication for the purpose. Better do consistent studies. The key to success is Persistence and Consistence
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User Feedback


FAQs

Q. Is Modalert an addictive/narcotic drug?
Modalert is not a narcotic drug. But, it may cause addiction/dependency if not taken as prescribed
Q. Is Modalert an amphetamine/nootropic?
Yes. Modalert is a nootropic drug but it is not an amphetamine
Q. Is Modalert safe?
Yes. Modalert is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Can I take modafinil with citalopram, paracetamol, aspirin, Ritalin, or Aderall?
Modafinil should not be taken with citalopram. It can be taken with paracetamol, aspirin, Ritalin, or Aderall, only if prescribed by your doctor
Q. Does Modalert improve memory?
Modalert promotes wakefulness. However, it does not improve the memory
Q. Does Modalert cause hair loss?
Yes. Modalert may cause hair loss. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Q. Does Modalert promote weight loss?
No. Modalert does not promote weight loss.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 18th Oct 2018.
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