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Dear customer,

Thank you for the question.

Modafinil is not linked to any memory problems or cognitive decline. Till now there is no study which has shown these adverse effects with modafinil. In fact, it is used to treat individuals with memory problems or cognitive decline.

So, if a person is getting the eight hours of sleep then Modafinil will not have an effect on the memory. However, if the quantity of sleep is reduced after taking Modafinil then the medication may be responsible for memory problems since we consolidate our memories during sleep.

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