A drug named Modafinil is sold under the trade name Vilafinil and is made by Centurion Laboratories. The psychostimulant Modafinil is used in medicine to treat narcolepsy, shift work sleep disorder, obstructive sleep apnoea, and other diseases by lessening the excessive exhaustion experienced by persons who have these conditions.
Effects of Modafinil
The primary purpose of Modafinil is to improve cognitive function. It improves flexibility, organisation and decision-making, creativity, learning and memory by blocking dopamine transporters and increasing dopamine in the human brain. Focus improvement, acute alertness, and higher productivity are the most notable results.
Through its capacity to reduce the user’s appetite, Modafinil is used in sports to help athletes lose weight. Due to its ability to lessen fatigue and hence increase training endurance, the drug is also beneficial during exercise.
- Modafinil should be taken orally with plenty of water, throughout the day.
- To prevent insomnia, take the drug at least 12 hours before going to bed.
- Up to 200 mg per day is advised for improved focus.
- 400 mg per day is the maximum amount for optimum performance.
Side effects of Modafinil
The adverse effects are often minor and only happen when the drug is administered incorrectly. Insomnia may develop if the drug is taken within 12 hours of going to bed. Headaches may be brought on by insufficient water consumption. Nervousness or anxiety may set in if an overdose is taken.