CAS - Molecule of the Week

Molecule of the Week
October 2, 2006

This molecule was originally selected on September 16, 2002

Regarding this week’s selected substance:

Modafinil is an central nervous system stimulant that is FDA-approved for the treatment of narcolepsy. It's ability to induce "wakefulness" in people subject to fatigue is being studied, but has not been approved yet. 


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