Waklert 150mg Tablet

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Waklert 150mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Narcolepsy (Uncontrollable daytime sleepiness)
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Medicine Overview of Waklert Tablet

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Uses of Waklert Tablet

Waklert 150mg Tablet is used in the treatment of narcolepsy.
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Side effects of Waklert Tablet

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Headache, Nervousness, Anxiety, Dry mouth, Dizziness, Blurred vision, Nausea, Palpitations, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Sleepiness, Abdominal pain, Irritability, Dyspepsia, Increased liver enzymes, Abnormal thoughts, Diarrhoea, Depression, Tachycardia, Confusion, Constipation.

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How to use Waklert 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Waklert 150mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Waklert Tablet works

Waklert 150mg tablet modulates the levels of chemical messengers in the brain and exerts a stimulant effect to reduce extreme sleepiness.

In Depth Information on Waklert Tablet

Expert advice for Waklert Tablet

  • Tell your doctor if you are taking any other medicines including medicine for treating anxiety, depression, or seizures, sleeping pills, pain relievers, muscle relaxers, anticoagulants or other medicines including such as citalopram, palbociclib, levomethadyl acetate, olaparib, clopidogril, ranolazine.
  • Take precautions if you have high blood pressure, any mental (psychological) illness or if you consumed alcohol excessively or ever overused a medicine (drug abuse).
  • Tell your doctor if you are or are planning to become pregnant or are breast-feeding. 
  • Certain types of contraceptives (hormonal birth control measures) become less effective while on armodafinil treatment. Additional birth control measures may be required during/after treatment with this drug in patients who are not planning to become pregnant.
  • As armodafinil may cause dizziness, do not drive or operate machinery.
  • Avoid consumption of alcohol as it may worsen the side effect of armodafinil.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Waklert 150mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Waklert 150mg 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Waklert 150mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Waklert 150mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Patients to be advised to avoid driving or any other potentially dangerous activity.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Waklert
150mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Waklert
150mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Medzol 1mg Injection, Etivin 0.50mg Tablet, Solzam 10mg Tablet MD

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Waklert 150mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Armodafinil

Q. Does armodafinil work?
Armodafinil is effective if taken as per the dose and duration prescribed by a doctor
Q. What does armodafinil look like?
Armodafinil is available in the form of a tablet which is to be taken orally
Q. Is armodafinil a narcotic/is it addictive?
No. Armodafinil is not a narcotic. It has very low potential to be a habit forming medicine. Please follow your doctor's instructions about the dose and duration of treatment. Do not take it for longer time than prescribed. Do not discontinue the treatment abruptly.

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