Sleep Disorder Discussions — Narcolepsy

Extreme fatigue and falling asleep at inappropriate times.

sheila575 Narcolepsy & Hypersomnolence Hi, Im a new member. RN for 24yrs, taken out of work in 2012 by my Dr.due to Narcolepsy which…
By sheila575 Latest Activity December 1 at 9:39 pm Replies 1
Ethalkynn Narcolepsy While Driving Hi, I just discovered this forum through a quick Google search. I wouldn't say I typically have any sleep problems…
By Ethalkynn Latest Activity November 21, 2016 at 9:13 pm Replies 5
pattyp0324 Any hope left for a normal life with narcolepsy? I was diagnosed with narcolepsy and cataplexy in the early 80's. Was on Ritalin (for narcolepsy) and imipramine (for cataplexy)…
By pattyp0324 Latest Activity September 29, 2016 at 7:33 am Replies 8
Peggyrita Only paralyzed when on my back? For about 4 years, I thought I'd been abducted by aliens (dream was so real) till I discovered I have…
By Peggyrita Latest Activity January 10, 2016 at 12:56 pm Replies 9
chazmed12 Levaquin Currently I suffer from scarring tissue on the lungs which causes me to cough a lot known as Pulmonary Fibrosis.
By chazmed12 Latest Activity October 11, 2014 at 3:38 am Replies 7
Shane_64 How to Control Hypnogogic Hallucinations? I get so terrified and my fear ends up putting me into sleep paralysis. The doctor said I have narcolepsy…
By Shane_64 Latest Activity December 28, 2015 at 7:54 am Replies 72 Likes 1
5starr Sleep anxiety?! Wtf?! How many narcoleptics out there suffer from sleep anxiety??!! I spend my whole day being tired as hell with no…
By 5starr Latest Activity September 20, 2015 at 12:28 am Replies 12 Likes 6
sisterlucifer777 Terror at night! I'm new on here so please help if you can! I've had narcolepsy my entire life but just recently found this…
By sisterlucifer777 Latest Activity April 7, 2014 at 4:17 am Replies 9
LindaLeeyou My husband and I want to have a bab My husband and I are planing to have a baby. But he is on provigil. So does he need to…
By LindaLeeyou Latest Activity January 30, 2014 at 8:43 pm Replies 5
Sugarita98 Narcolepsy is just too much now Ok, I'll admit that I am stressed with my messed up midterms and that it's report card week. Not to…
By Sugarita98 Latest Activity March 12, 2014 at 8:31 am Replies 10 Likes 1
NarcoTom Night time past times. What do those with Narcolepsy do when they are awake at night. I'm interested to know who sits there twiddling…
By NarcoTom Latest Activity September 29, 2016 at 7:48 am Replies 12 Likes 1
beckyb19 How to help family and friends cope. Hello all, I was diagnosed with narcolepsy almost a year ago and started having cataplexy attacks four months ago.
By beckyb19 Latest Activity January 13, 2014 at 8:56 pm Replies 8
beckyb19 Can people with sever cataplexy drive? i am 26 and my Cataplexy kicked in for me at the beginning of September. I have never had trouble…
By beckyb19 Latest Activity March 4, 2014 at 5:33 pm Replies 9
beckyb19 Medical Bracelet or not?? hello, I am new to this, the website and Cataplexy. This is kind of long, but I'm hoping to hear from…
By beckyb19 Latest Activity January 21, 2014 at 1:34 pm Replies 8
imdr1r nuvigil I was on 150 mg and was upped to 250.everything was fine I was even losing some weight .All the…
By imdr1r Latest Activity December 6, 2013 at 1:58 pm Replies 6
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