Armod Tablet is used in the treatment of excessive daytime sleepiness (narcolepsy). It improves wakefulness and helps you to stay awake. The tendency to fall asleep during the day thus restoring the normal sleep cycle.
how to use : Armod Tablet may be taken with or without food. It is said to take this medicine at a fixed time each day to maintain a consistent level in the blood. If you miss any doses, take it as soon as you remember. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. This medication mustn’t be stopped as it may worsen your symptom
Things to take care
Always remember that this medicine is only used when advised by a doctor as it is not a replacement for a good sleep routine. You should try to get the right amount of sleep every night. Before taking the Armod Tablet, inform your doctor if you have any problems with your kidneys, heart, or liver, or have a history of seizures (epilepsy or fits). Inform your doctor if you develop any unusual changes in mood or behavior, new or worsening depression, or if you have any suicidal thoughts
Uses of Armod Tablet
Narcolepsy (Uncontrollable daytime sleepiness)
Benefits of Armod Tablet
Narcolepsy (Uncontrollable daytime sleepiness) is a sleep disorder that causes excessive daytime drowsiness. The affected person may experience
- excessive sleepiness,
- sleep paralysis,
- and in some cases episodes of catalepsy (partial or total loss of muscle control).
Armod 50 Tablet stimulates the brain and makes you awake. It also relieves these abnormal symptoms and regulates the sleep cycle. This restores normal sleeping habits and improves your quality of life. You will feel more energetic and will be able to perform better in your daily activities
Side effects of Armod Tablet
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Armod
- Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
How to use Armod Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Armod Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time
How Armod Tablet works
Armod 50 Tablet modulates the levels of chemical messengers in the brain and exerts a stimulant effect to reduce extreme sleepiness.
Alcohol-UNSAFE, It is unsafe to consume alcohol with an Armod 50 Tablet.
Pregnancy-Armod 50 Tablets may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies on humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing them to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breast feeding- Armod 50 Tablet is unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breast milk and harm the baby
Driving-UNSAFE- Armod 50 Tablet may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur. Patients are told to avoid driving or any other dangerous activity.
Kidney- There is limited information available on the use of Armod 50 Tablets in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver- There is limited information available on the. use of Armod 50 Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor
Typical adverse consequences
This medication frequently causes headaches, nausea, and insomnia as adverse effects (difficulty sleeping).
Do not drive or perform any other tasks that call for mental focus until you are aware of how this medication affects you, as it even causes dizziness and tiredness. Nevertheless, these adverse effects are transient and typically go away on their own after some time. If these do not go away or disturb you, please see a doctor.
What if you forget to take an Armod Tablet?
If you miss a dose of Armod 50 Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Take it with or without food, in the morning time before you need to be alert.
- It is not a replacement for a good sleep routine. Try to get the right amount of sleep every night.
- It may cause headaches. Drink plenty of water and take a suitable painkiller. Inform your doctor if it does not go away
- Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
- Your doctor may watch you
- for heart disease and blood pressure while taking this medicine.
- It makes contraceptive pills less effective, consult with a doctor for effective contraception.
- Avoid taking alcohol while taking this medicine as it may lead to increased side effects.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive, or breastfeeding.
- Talk to your doctor if you notice sudden mood changes or develop suicidal thoughts
- Stop taking medication and inform your doctor if you experience rash,
- itching, or breathing problems while taking this medicine.
- Inform your doctor if you had a history of depression, anxiety, mood disorder, or mania and drug abuse.
- Inform your doctor if you notice difficulty sleeping,
- chest pain,
- and fast or slow heart rate.
- It may cause addiction/ dependence potential when taken for the long term.
- Do not stop taking the medication without talking to your doctor.
- Interaction with drugs
- Taking Armod with any of the following medicines can change
- the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Frequently asked questions
Q.What is Armod?
Armod (50 mg) is a stimulant that is recommended. for excessive daytime sleepiness brought on by narcolepsy, shift work sleep disorder, or obstructive sleep neap.
Q. DoesArmod make you sleepy?
Armod (Nu vigil) can help you be more alert and less sleepy, but it can’t fix sleep issues or make you fall asleep on its own.
Q. Can an Armod make you sleepy?
Consult your doctor if you continue to feel tired after taking this medication. This medicine has the potential for abuse and dependence. The risk of seizures or withdrawal may increase if the dose is reduced or the medication is stopped. Before you reduce the dose or stop using this medication, see your doctor. something new.
Q. Is Armod safe?
This 6-month open-label trial revealed that adding Armod to bipolar. maintenance medicines may have a low-risk profile and help certain individuals with bipolar. I have depression depressed symptoms.
Q. Can you sleep on an Armod?
Using modifiers instead of obtaining enough sleep is not recommended. Obey your doctor’s recommendations for sound sleeping practices. If you have OHSA, in particular, continue to use any breathing aids or other therapies that your doctor has advised.
Q. Can you sleep on an Armod?
Armod cannot replace getting adequate rest. When someone does not have a sleep issue, it should not be used to reduce fatigue or delay sleep. How armod works to keep you awake is unknown.
Q.How long does an Armod take to peak?
In the fasting state, peak plasma concentrations are reached after around two hours. Philharmonic’s bioavailability is thought to affect food; but, the time it takes to reach peak concentration in a fed state may be delayed 2-4 hours.
Q8.What does an Armod do to your brain?
Dopamine is a chemical neurotransmitter that nerves use to communicate with one another and may operate by raising the quantity of dopamine in the brain by lowering dopamine reuptake into nerves. In June 2007, the FDA granted Armod approval.
Q. Can you overdose on Armod?
What happens if I take too much Armod (Nu vigil)? Symptoms of an overdose may include nausea, diarrhea, confusion, restlessness or excitement, a rapid or slow heartbeat, chest pain, difficulty falling asleep, or hallucinations (seeing or hearing things that are not real.
Q.Does Armod give you energy?
But you can stay awake and feel more alert with the right medication, like modifiable (Pro vigil) or Armod (Nu vigil). If you have been given a diagnosis of shift work disorder (SAD), narcolepsy, or obstructive sleep neap, your doctor may prescribe one of these drugs (SOSA).
Q. Is Armod a smart drug?
Smart medicines are stimulants that improve mental performance. They include, among others, amphetamines, modifiable, Armod, and. Many teenagers use these substances to stay up late, focus more, boost their concentration, and succeed in school, athletics, and other activities
Q. How long can you take an Armod?
was also usually well tolerated, whether used on a daily basis(by people with SOSA or narcolepsy) or on an irregular basis (by people with SAD) for up to 2 years. Yet, patients on Armod may need to have their blood pressure monitored more.