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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello,
Doctor :   How can i help you
Doctor :   Provide age, gender, occupatio
User :   19, male
Doctor :   ok
User :   for the past six weeks or so, i have had problems with sleep, going to bed, and waking up are both extremely difficult
User :   furthermore
User :   i have ocd
User :   i was on risperdal but was taken off after developing elevated prolactin
User :   this was aboiut two months ago
User :   doctor switched me to seroquel and then recommended i cease neuroleptics altogether
User :   i had tests done last thursday
Doctor :   ok
User :   they indicated a tsh level of 5.05
User :   everything else was normal
User :   they told me
User :   had tests done on monday
User :   they indicated a tsh of 1.77
User :   in may tsh was 2.66
User :   on mondays tests, prolactin was 8, thyroxine was normal, stiill waiting for vit d tests, don't anything else
User :   what can be causing these sleep problems?
Doctor :   Do you have thyroid problem
User :   no
User :   no goiters, nothing
User :   not depressed either, have been screened multiple times
User :   sleeping 16 hours a day
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