modafinil

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mo·daf·i·nil

 (mə-dăf′ə-nĭl′)
n.
A nonamphetamine stimulant drug, C15H15NO2S, that promotes wakefulness and is used to treat narcolepsy and other sleep disorders.

[moda-, origin unknown + alteration of (sul)finyl, one of its constituents.]

modafinil

(məʊˈdæfɪnɪl)
n
a stimulant drug used to treat narcolepsy
Translations

modafinil

n modafinilo
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Modafinil also is available in Austria and Switzerland under the brand name MODASOMIL.
Modafinil is marketed by Cephalon in the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Italy under the brand name PROVIGIL(R) (modafinil) Tablets [C-IV] and in Austria and Switzerland under the brand name MODASOMIL.
The introduction of MODASOMIL is a breakthrough in the treatment of excessive daytime sleepiness in narcolepsy patients in Austria," stated Univ.