Many people take modafinil to get ahead at work or university. It’s considered by many who use it to be the king of the smart drugs. Its rise in popularity has many people wondering whether or not it’s safe for long-term use. Are there any negative side effects over several years of regular use?
New to modafinil and curious about its effects? Here we discuss how modafinil works, who uses it, and what it feels like when taking it. We talk briefly about some of the side effects you might encounter, and compare its effects to other drugs in its class like Adderall or Ritalin.