Articles under Moda-Pro


  • Eugeroics—Viagra® for the brain?

    Adrafinil (Olmifon®/ Adra-Pro™), modafinil (Provigil®/ Moda-Pro™), and armodafinil (Nuvigil®) are three members of a class of drugs known as eugeroic’s (“eugregorique” means “good arousal” in French).1 The term was proposed in 1987 by Jouvet, to characterize the arousal, vigilance-enhancing, anti-depressant effects of adrafinil, the first drug in this class. Adrafinil was developed in France in the late 1970s by Louis Lafon Laboratories. One of the most striking behavioral re...