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Too sleepy to take my wake up meds?

Postby sleepybeanie13 » Sun May 07, 2017 3:45 pm

My sleep doc started me on Modafinil/Provigil a couple weeks ago, and it really helps me get through my day feeling more normal. The problem is, when I wake up, I'm soooo sleepy that I can't even pick my head up to take my meds until after a 2-hour wake up process, usually after 12 hours of sleep.

So, that's not ideal. Anyone else experience this? Any tips?
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Re: Too sleepy to take my wake up meds?

Postby flutterflier » Thu Jul 27, 2017 10:15 am

You need to make an appointment with your doctor and talk to him/her about this. You may need different medication, or a lower dose.
It's not worth it.
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