Armodafinil is indicated for excessive daytime sleepiness in patients with narcolepsy, obstructive sleep apnea syndrome, or shift work sleep disorder. Armodafinil, the R enantiomer of the racemic drug modafinil, is a central nervous system stimulant. The precise mechanism of action in producing the stimulatory effects is unclear. Armodafinil appears to lack the peripheral effects common to amphetamines.
Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.
OEL Fastrac monographs are a cost-effective and convenient way to meet the requirements for PDEs (ADEs) contained in the EMA Guideline on setting health based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities (EMA/CHMP/CVMP/SWP/169430/2012), as well as PIC/S and ANVISA requirements, and to obtain the following information:
The OEL/ADE monograph for Armodafinil is under development.
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Affygility Solutions’ OEL Fastrac service is an user-friendly system that enables us to make confident decisions and focus on moving the compound safely through our facility. We can quickly access the database to determine if a new drug is within the OEL Fastrac library, and if so, immediately download a detailed OEL banding report. The OEL Fastrac system has been a helpful tool in our overall EH&S program.