What drugs are prescribed for chronic fatigue?
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Subject: [tt] Reuters: Narcolepsy drug helps cancer-related fatigue: study
> This is an important transhumanist development, finding additional uses
> for this brain medication. I have taken Provigil for its original use,
> narcolepsy, for many years now.
> Since, once a drug has been approved for a specific use by the Food and
> Drug Administration it can be legally prescribed for anything, I wonder
> what the significance of a further finding by the F.D.A. that it is safe
> and effective for another use is.
> But then again, I am not sure that the legal significance of a formal
> declaration of war is either. The United States has not formally declared
> war since World War II, and I have been unable to find a single instance
> of any nation formally declaring war since that one. It is still going on,
> as the United States and Germany have yet to sign a peace treaty (if
> that's what it takes to formally end a war).
> Thanks to Sarah for the article.
> Narcolepsy drug helps cancer-related fatigue: study