Sunosi Will Compete With Alertec to Treat Excessive Daytime Sleepiness

Sunosi (solriamfetol) will be a new Rx option for excessive daytime sleepiness.

Think of it as similar to modafinil (Alertec). Both are approved to improve wakefulness in adults with obstructive sleep apnea or narcolepsy.

If you dispense Sunosi, use the "Sun" in the brand name as a clue that it's for daytime sleepiness...and taken upon awakening.

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