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36 year old not able to concentrate while driving. Diagnosed with sleep apnea. Sepap prescribed. Advice?

sir , , i have 36 yrs completed, i cannot concentrate expecially while driving, when i am feeling , i am not enough strength to controll the axilator and break, in my childhood time i had fix while get temparature arise, but now that is controlled, but reasontly, one physician found that i have sleep apnea , so he suggest me to use sepap, now i am using that mechine, so apnea now controlled, but still i cannot drive, what will be the problem
Asked On : Sun, 9 Sep 2012
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Dear J
You definitely have Excessive daytime sleepiness. You mention that you have diagnosed as having sleep apnoea. But did you get a whole night lab based polysomnography done. And before the prescription of I believe CPAP did you undergo split night or titration study to evaluate the optimum pressure for you. If your symptoms are not relieved then probably the parameters of your machine are not optimum to your requirement. Please go back to your physician/ sleep specialist and discuss these issues.
Hope you get better.
Answered: Tue, 11 Sep 2012
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