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Narcolepsy causes

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Dr. Arun MD

My son almost falls asleep when eating. That is the only time that he does it while eating a meal. Is there anything that can cause this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Pediatrician)
Dr.   Dariush Saghafi MD

My daughter ( 19)has been diagnosed with narcolepsy and then Idiopathic hypersomnia . She ... have come across anyone that found their Idiopathis hypersomnia was caused by a DVA? She is so young ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)
Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi MD

. Also I have narcolepsy and cataplexy and have coughed for hours. I know gentle coughing is in order ... and cause asthmatic attacks. The chiropractor does cranial massage and it's amazing how I can feel ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

My husband has high blood pressure and diabetes , lately his blood pressure has been like 102/50 and his blood sugar is 52, he just checked it. He has been falling asleep instantly, no appetite, real thirsty at times. I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Erion Spaho MD

I have a class project which is a case study. A 35-year-old male is admitted to a hospital following a minor car accident. He was driving home and fell asleep at the wheel. This is the third accident he has had in the past... View answer

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Dr. Akhtarhusain MD

is it at all possible to hit your head so hard and cause damage that could lead to Narcolepsy? I was injured in March and I can not wake up ever... i will just be sitting and fall to sleep it takes forever ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusain ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

. The cardiologist says he doesn t know what s causing it though. He was also diagnosed with narcolepsy. He ... caused this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. AJEET SINGH MD

I am 88ys old - Female - live alone without any physical disabilities. I am experiencing the constant uncontrollable desire to sleep all day. Bed at 8.30pm sleep 3 hrs awake 3hrs after drinking hot milk. sleep again couple... View answer

Answered by : Dr. AJEET SINGH ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Sumanth Mallikarjuna Majgi MD

1. In Narcolepsy how can sleep attacked be documented? 2. When medical compliance test shows negative for Amphetamines (Ritalin). What can cause this, besides the patient not taking medication ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumanth Mallikarjuna Majgi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hi, I have narcolepsy and got my diagnosis 2011. I was vaccinated against swine flu in December ... that the vaccine caused many cases of this diagnosis. Today one person told me that she has the same... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

Hi, Apart from narcolepsy 'Sleep paralysis' has been linked to disorders such as , migraines, anxiety disorders, and obstructive sleep apnea. Regards Dr. T.K. Biswas M.D. Mumbai

Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

Hi and thanks for using our services It is called narcolepsy. Hope this helps. I wish you well. Dr. Ditah, MD

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi Saraah It appears that you have a sleeping disorder referred to as narcolepsy. Consult a neurologist for possible use of drugs like SSRI or methylphenidate. Reply with thanks.