Clinic Locations

Woolcock Sleep Clinic
Phone: (02) 9114 0000
Address: 431 Glebe Point Road, Glebe, NSW, 2037 Email: reception@woolcock.org.au
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Phone: (02) 9515 6655
Address: Level 11, Main Block, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW, 2050
Integrated Sleep Health
Phone: (02) 9238 2209
Address: MLC Building, Level 57, 19-29 Martin Place, NSW, Sydney, 2000 Email: info@isleephealth.com.au

Professor Ron Grunstein

Professor of Sleep Medicine

MBBS, MD, PhD, FRACP

How a Pharmacist and Doctor imported Modafinil tainted with anti-fungal agent

Posted: August 18, 2016

As the number of websites selling modafinil to people looking for some alertness or cognitive enhancement effect increases daily, a salutary tale from the Wild West of a pharmacist deregistered for illegally importing modafinil . The fascinating bit gleaned from the State Administrative Tribunal WA report is that the modafinil was tainted with the anti-fungal agent tolnaftate suggesting the imported drug had not exactly been the product of a clean manufacturing device. More here pd161115

Perhaps he was trying to create a novel combo drug to cure sleepiness and tinea simultaneously ???