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It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Waklert 50 mg tablet at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Waklert 50 mg 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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    Armodafinil(50mg)

    Uses

    Waklert 50 mg tablet is used in the treatment of narcolepsy (uncontrollable daytime sleepiness) and day time drowsiness in sleep apnea (obstruction in breathing during sleep)

    How it works

    Waklert 50 mg tablet modulates the levels of chemical messengers in the brain and exerts a stimulant effect to reduce extreme sleepiness.

    Common side effects

    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

    COMMON DOSAGE FOR WAKLERT 50 MG TABLET

    Patients taking WAKLERT 50 MG TABLET

    • 88%
      Once A Day
    • 7%
      Twice A Week
    • 5%
      Twice A Day

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    Expert advice FOR WAKLERT

    • 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.

    Frequently asked questions FOR WAKLERT

    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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    Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)