Waklert (Armodafinil) is mainly prescribed to treat narcolepsy, hypopnea (obtrusive sleep apnea), and shift work sleep disorder. It is popular as a nootropic and study aid because of its memory and concentration enhancing properties, in addition to it’s ability to ward off tiredness. There are several other off-label uses which this medication is used for, including the promoting weight loss and treating chronic fatigue syndrome, ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity, depression, Parkinson’s disease, fibromyalgia, cerebral palsy, and multiple sclerosis
Waklert 50mg promotes wakefulness and decreases the extreme sleepiness caused by obstructive sleep apnea or narcolepsy. It helps you to keep awake if you have work hours that do not allow you to have a normal sleep schedule, also called shift work sleep disorder. It does not cure sleep disorders, it just helps you to keep awake. It works by affecting certain parts of the brain that controls the sleep/wake cycle.
Dosage and Administration
Waklert 50mg is to be taken orally once a day as advised by your doctor for narcolepsy and obstructive sleep apnea. However for work shift sleep disorder, it is to be taken once a day about 1 hour before the start of work specifically under the directions of your doctor. It works better if taken without food. The dosage and duration will depend upon your condition and your response to the medication.