Prospective Randomized Study Evaluating the Effects of Modafinil in Patients Receiving Oral Morphine for Pain Palliation
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Subject), Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Patient reported sleepiness scores
Patient reported sleepiness scores will be recorded as per a visual analogue scale with scores ranging from 1 (no unusual sleepiness) to 5 (unable to stay awake). Recordings will be done on the first day of intervention, and repeated recordings will be procured once every two weeks till a total of seven readings are obtained over a time span of 3 months.
Three months from enrollment
Swaroop Revannasiddaiah, MD
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College; Bangalore Institute of Oncology
India: Institutional Review Board