How to cure sleep apnea ?
I had an ischemic stroke in April 2013 - got to hospital quickly and received TPA. I am taking Metoprolo, Plavix, Lipitor,and generic Xanax (just at night for sleeping:). I am fine except for almost constant dizziness (I can drive well, and never feel as though I am going to fall). My short term...
Suffering from sleep apnea. Cause of this?
Hi my name is Frederic Stiefel and I m 22 years old and recently got diagnosed with sleep apnea. Now I can never recall my head falling asleep, but I just woke up a half hour ago and the back right side of my head was numb and felt like it was asleep. After words I got that tingling falling...
Is there any effect of nyquil on sleep apnea test?
I had a sleep apnea test done and took some nyquil before I went and was wondering if that could cause the test to be wrongThe reason I asked is because the results came back as mild sleep apnea and I feel tired all the time my husband says I snore alot do I feel like I have severe sleep apnea
What do you suggest for sleep apnea with nasal cogestion?
hello doctor, I have been diagnosed with sleep apnea. It took me about 4 months and a series of trips to different types of specialists to diagnose it. I was suffering from extreme nasal congestion and hence visited an ENT specialist recently, following which, I got my endoscopy done. The...
Does parkinson maintainance drugs lead to sleep apnea ?
Dear Doctor , please advice if sleep apnea can be caused if one takes parkinson maintainance drugs such as 1) fludac 2) serta 3) trika 4) Levodopa etc or any other drugs that could lead to sleep apnea.. and if there is any treatment available for parkinsonism or to control it. Regards, Alfi
Suffer from sleep apnea, memory loss. Any treatment?
My wife is 63 years old. She is showing signs of memory loss . We visited a nuerolgist and she said, that because she Sleep apnia she is experiencing memory loss. She doesn t believe it is the cause and won t take the treatment that was perscribed by the doctor. I am not sure it is either. She is...
Suffering from sleep apnea and iron deficiency anemia.
Is there a condition similar to sleep apnea that resolves on its own over time? From what I ve read, sleep apnea only worsens with age & weight gain. I seem to be getting better without treatment, so I assume I don t have sleep apnea & instead have something that presents itself in much the same...
Hi somenights i wake up not being able to breath and the other night i wone up not avle to move my body and coudent breath while i was awake.
We need to exclude a sleep disorder such as obstructive sleep apnea, which can cause inability to breathe properly, and sleep paralysis, which can cause problems in moving the limbs. A sleep study would help.
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM
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