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Drug information on Armod (150 mg) (armodafinil) from Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Armod (150 mg)

Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Generic : armodafinil
10 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which Armod (150 mg) may be prescribed

Side effects of Armod (150 mg)

  Heart: Palpitations and fast heart rate.

  Gastrointestinal : Nausea, diarrhea, dry mouth, indigestion, abdominal pain, constipation, vomiting and loose stools.

  General : Fatigue, thirst, influenza-like illness, pain and fever.

  Blood and Lymph : Seasonal allergy.

  Metabolic : Loss of appetite.

  Central Nervous System : Headache, dizziness, disturbance in attention, tremor, tingling, sleeplessness, anxiety, depression, agitation and nervousness.

  Genitourinary : Increased urination.

  Respiratory : Difficulty in breathing.

  Skin : Rash, inflammation and excessive sweating.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

OSA/Nacrolepsy- Oral- The recommended dose is 150 mg or 250 mg given as a single dose in the morning.
Shift Work Disorder (SWD)- The recommended dose is 150 mg given daily approximately 1 hour prior to the start of their work shift.

How to use Armod (150 mg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, once a day as directed by your physician.

When is Armod (150 mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for Armod (150 mg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart diseases, smoking, alcohol abuse, high blood pressure, depression, any allergy, who are taking other medications, elderly, children, during pregnancy and lactation.

• It may affect thinking ability and may not completely relieve sleepiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

• Avoid alcohol consumption.

Other Precautions for Armod (150 mg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Armod (150 mg)

Store it at room temperature (20° - 25°C) and in an airtight container. Keep away from children.

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