What is Armod (Armodafinil) used for?
Armod (Armodafinil) is an oral medicine used to treat patients with sleep disorders or narcolepsy. It operates by altering the levels of certain chemicals in the brain to promote wakefulness and alertness. Please note that this medication is not meant to treat lack of sleep or general fatigue. Your doctor may also recommend its use for the treatment of other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Armod (Armodafinil)?
Armod (Armodafinil) is normally taken once daily in the morning at a dosage of one tablet, but your particular directions will be determined by your doctor based on your age, weight, current health, and the severity of your symptoms. These should be swallowed with a large glass of water and may be taken with or without food. A meal or snack may be recommended before use if you get an upset stomach. Do not chew, split, or crush the tablets before taking them to avoid unintentionally destroying or altering the effects of their contents. Ask your pharmacist or doctor any questions you have about the medicine to ensure the correct usage.
What are the side effects of Armod (Armodafinil)?
Some patients using Armod (Armodafinil) may experience side effects such as:
Stop using the medicine and contact your doctor as soon as possible if you experience any serious or worrying symptoms such as severe stomach pain, chest pain, irregular heartbeats, sensitive skin, easier bruising, depression, severe skin reactions, darkened urine, discoloured stools, or jaundice. These conditions may require lower doses, reduced application frequency, or immediate medical attention in serious cases to prevent further complications from occurring.
Do not begin using Armod (Armodafinil) if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, lactose intolerant, below the age of eighteen, or if you have heart valve problems, severe hypertension, irregular heartbeats, or a history of an enlarged heart. Also inform your doctor if you have severe anxiety, depression, controlled hypertension, heart disease, reduced kidney function, reduced liver function, or a history of substance abuse as these may cause unexpected health problems requiring adjustments to your treatment.
Strictly use Armod (Armodafinil) as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Armod (Armodafinil) may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.