Modafinil for the treatment of antipsychotic-induced excessive daytime sedation: does it exacerbate tics?

J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. Fall 2013;25(4):E35-6. doi: 10.1176/appi.neuropsych.12100246.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Antipsychotic Agents / adverse effects*
  • Benzhydryl Compounds / adverse effects*
  • Benzhydryl Compounds / therapeutic use
  • Disorders of Excessive Somnolence / complications
  • Disorders of Excessive Somnolence / drug therapy*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Modafinil
  • Tics / chemically induced*
  • Tics / complications
  • Wakefulness-Promoting Agents / adverse effects*

Substances

  • Antipsychotic Agents
  • Benzhydryl Compounds
  • Wakefulness-Promoting Agents
  • Modafinil