Artvigil is a powerful nootropic agent with armodafinil in the composition. It is characterized by a longer and smoother action than modafinil. It helps to concentrate on monotonous tasks and to feel fresh throughout the day. This drug, the official use of which is intended for the treatment of drowsiness caused by narcolepsy, apnea and sleep disorders. The drug also can be used as a nootropic agent to temporarily improve mental abilities, improve IQ, mood, drug treatment, and depressive disorders.
Contraindications and side effects
The drug has relative contraindications. Nootropic agent should not be taken by persons with an unbalanced psyche, as well as people who have not attained full age. If you have any of the following diseases or conditions, you should consult with your doctor about the appropriateness of receiving armodafinil:
cirrhosis and other liver diseases;
the presence of allergic reactions to any irritants;
malfunction of the heart muscle or valves;
recent heart attack.
arrhythmia, tachycardia and other diseases of the cardiovascular system.
It is noted that the isolated form of R-modafinil is better tolerated and causes fewer side effects. There is also a small percentage of people who do not feel any effect from taking the medicine.