new CNS stimulant called Provigil (modafinil)
You'll see a new CNS stimulant called Provigil (modafinil).
It's approved for excessive daytime sleepiness due to narcolepsy. But there's a lot of potential for off-label use.
The manufacturer plans to test it for daytime drowsiness due to sleep apnea...shift work...Alzheimer's...multiple sclerosis, etc.