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Pizotifen and sleep apnoea

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Dr. Ajay Panwar MD

, especially the right eye. I have been struggling to sleep on pizotifen, like no sleep for 3 days ! so I have ...hi I a taking pizotifen after having an 'aura' and having some blurred vision in... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajay Panwar ( Neurologist)
Dr.   Srikanth Reddy MD

I have a problem when I'm falling asleep in the process of drifting into sleep i feel like i stop breathing and i wake up immediately what wrong with me it very scary ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Srikanth Reddy ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Shashi Dangwal MD

Hi, I asked the below question and was told that Sleep apnea is treated by Neurologist ... advise me the cure/remedy for Sleep apnea. Details of patient is 34 year old obese male , currently ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shashi Dangwal ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

i was wondering if you could give me some advice on the tablet topiramate history of migraine type headaches have taken pizotifen but was sleepy whilst on them. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Hematologist)
Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi MD

For the last few years when I wake up, I have a white pasty, thick "saliva" around my lips that I have to wipe off with a cloth what is that? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi ( ENT Specialist)

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I am having major withdrawal symptoms from pizotifen. I cannot sleep at all and am desperate. I came off it 1 month ago, the not sleeping has been going on a week. Please help me. What can I do ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Alekhya MD

taking the pill recently as i got migraines im on pizotifen ..using cobdems had sex once since last ... doing night shifys with a few day shifts im not sleeping very good? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Alekhya ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. SHOBHIT KUMAR PRASAD MD

I am taking 1mg of pizotefen each evening for migraine, but cannot function as don t wake up until 2;30pm everyday. I have been taking puzotefen for 1 month and there is no improvement with the migraine. I want to stop... View answer

Answered by : Dr. SHOBHIT KUMAR PRASAD ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. AJEET SINGH MD

Hi I am 35 years women I was taking pizotifen 0.5 for one year it works very well for my bad ... to stop pizotifen I don t want to lose lot of weight if I stop pizotifen I am 70 kg I use to be 50 kg... View answer

Answered by : Dr. AJEET SINGH ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

hi my husband has been prescribed 0.5 mg of pizotifen for migraine, after only 2 doses he is having ... feel so out of sorts.Is Stemetil good for migraine and whats the deal pizotifen?its seems to be doing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Siddiq Ullah Shah MD

hi dear....it is not mentioned in the literature that pizotifen has such a side effect...common side effects are appetite gain which may lead to weight gain,dry mouth,feeling...