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Drugs for Treatment of Hypersomnia

Are you searching for medications to treat 'Hypersomnia'? Welcome to this page which serves as an archive for medications that are relevant to the treatment of Hypersomnia. The page includes both the generic and brand names and can serve as an invaluable resource for healthcare professionals and individuals who wish to get an insight on different medication options.
Click on a medication below to view details including brand names, prices, dosages, side effects, and administration guidelines.
A FAQ section has been added for each medication, addressing popular customer inquiries that provides a deeper insight into its use for Hypersomnia management.
We recommend consulting your doctor to verify the information presented on this page or for any additional clarifications.

Hypersomnia / Excessive Sleepiness Disorder / Idiopathic Hypersomnia

Hyper means “excessive” and somnia refers to “sleep”, so hypersomnia is excessively long or deep sleep despite sleeping for several hours at night.

Brand Names and Generic Names of Drugs for Treatment of Hypersomnia

Caffeine



Caffeine stimulates the brain; hence it is used as a central nervous stimulant.

Trade Names :
Zimalgin | Tririv - 2 | S Cold | Novacold | Khich -Off Tab | Fevril | Chloranton | Flewtos | Quick | Quact
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Carbamazepine



Carbamazepine is an anticonvulsant drug, prescribed for epilepsy and bipolar disorder, as well as trigeminal neuralgia.

Trade Names :
Acetol | Mazetol | Zeptol | Carbdac | Zen | Tegrital | Versitol | Carbatol | Carzep | Carmaz
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Dextroamphetamine



Dextroamphetamine is a central nervous system stimulant, prescribed for attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity in children and sleep disorder (narcolepsy).

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Lithium



Lithium is an antimanic agent, prescribed for acute mania and bipolar disorder.

Trade Names :
A-Lith® [Tab] | Alkalith Cr® [Tab] | Carbolith® [Tab] | Elcab® [Tab] | Intalith CR | Lalithium® [Tab] | Benethim (300mg) | Elcab (300mg) | Lithoset (400mg) | Lithoset (300mg)
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Methylphenidate



Methylphenidate is a central nervous system stimulant, prescribed for attention deficit disorder (ADD) and daytime sleep (narcolepsy).

Modafinil



Modafinil is an analeptic drug, prescribed for narcolepsy, obstructive sleep apnea and shift work disorder.

Trade Names :
Modalert | Modalert (200 mg) | Modapro | Modapro (200 mg) | Modatec | Modatec (200 mg) | Modfil (100 mg) | Modfil (200 mg) | Provake | Provake (200 mg)
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