Provigil (modafinil), the latest prescription "lifestyle drug"

You'll hear more about Provigil (modafinil), the latest prescription "lifestyle drug."

Provigil is a non-amphetamine stimulant, originally approved for narcolepsy. It's also being studied for ADHD, sleep apnea, shift work sleep disorder, and fatigue in multiple sclerosis patients.

The military is testing it for crews of long-range flights and other situations where extended alertness is critical.

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