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Modafinil and contraception

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Modafinil, one of the most commonly used medications for narcolepsy, lessens the effectiveness of the contraceptive pill.

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What is a “generic” medicine?

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When a new medicine is first developed and approved for use, it is usually only available from one manufacturer. Normally, that is the company that invented it and that obtained the first authorisation for its use, after steering the drug through the complex and expensive process of clinical trials.

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Update on Modafinil (Provigil) produced by Teva UK Ltd

Blog post
30 September 2016

Narcolepsy UK investigate the reported shortage in availability of Modafinil (Provigil®).

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Further Update on Modafinil (Provigil) produced by Teva UK Ltd

Blog post
7 October 2016

TEVA UK Limited responded yesterday to our query regarding the supply of Provigil® (Modafinil) in the UK (see this post).

They confirmed there have been supply issues with this medicine and it has been unavailable for some time. Having looked into the exact nature of the situation, they have confirmed that they expect supply to resume within the next eight weeks.

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Provigil Supply Update

Blog post
2 December 2016

We contacted TEVA UK Limited again this week to follow up on progress with rectifying the supply of Provigil® (Modafinil) in the UK.

We received preliminary confirmation that they now expect supply to be resumed as follows.

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