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Hypersomnia (cont.)

Medications

Stimulants such as the following may be prescribed:

  • amphetamine,

  • methylphenidate (Concerta, Metadate CD, Metadate ER, Methylin, Methylin ER, Ritalin, Ritalin LA, Ritalin-SR), and

  • modafinil (Provigil).

Other drugs used to treat hypersomnia include:

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