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Posted 19 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
I've been on xyrem since December. I normally have seasonal depression but by April is usually subsides. Im wondering if the depression i have now is due to the medication. Im highly cynical and feel like i can't even trust my own thoughts.
Posted 13 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
orexin nasal spray could give you a cure without side effects of this expensive medication. They have already done studies and continue to do research in Germany but Narcolepsy seems to not be important enough to cure because JAZZ Pharmaceutical wouldn't make money, they would actually lose ...
Posted 12 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
I take the maximum allowed dosage amounts for Nuvigil, Adderall XR, and Vyvanse for my severe Narcolepsy w/Cataplexy, for more than 10 years now. I've had NarCat, (Narcolepsy w/Cataplexy) since birth and the condition has progressively gotten worse. Now, I'm 37, forced to go on disability ...
Posted 29 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
I have chronic migraines and take daily preventative. They aren't nonexistent but not as frequent as the used to be. I am nervous that this may make them worse.
Posted 7 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
... or not Sense I've been on it I have a sensation in my throat that feels like a pill is stuck And the urge to cough once and awhile My blood pressure is high at times and my chest feels heavy most of the time Xyrem dose help me wake up and not feel tired but idk if it's worth the side ...
Posted 9 Apr 2016 by • 1 answer
... Thank you , Jen G
Xyrem - Is this medication usually covered by most insurance companies? Some meds are "experimental"
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I was prescribed xyrem 4 years ago and it worked great with little to no side effects.. I had stopped taking it after 2 years because I became pregnant and didn't think it would be wise to continue it.. So my daughter is now 2 and I just started xyrem again 5 days ago and I have been so ...
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Posted 26 Dec 2015 by • 1 answer
I was diagnosed with narcolepsy with EDS about a year ago. My doctor recently started me on xyrem (about a week ago) and I'm really struggling adjusting to it. I am not sleeping with it at night which in turn makes me anxious. My doctor told me to continue to push through but I'm ready to ...
Posted 30 Nov 2015 by • 2 answers
My husband is on Xyrem and has been for 8 years. It has definately improved his sleep but has some very concerning side effects which I think are from his overdosing. When he first started he was instructed to take his first dose around 10pm and having not eaten anything since 8pm. Then take 2 ...
Posted 14 Dec 2015 by • 0 answers
... I started Xyrem two nights ago taking 2.25 twice a night. The first night I woke up an hour before I could take my second dose. After the night, I felt like I had energy but that I did not sleep. I ended up spending most of the day in bed with the jitters/ shakes and feeling off. Last night, I ...
Posted 31 Jul 2015 by • 1 answer
I have been on xyrem for 4 weeks now and am now up to 4.5 grams twice a night. It helps me sleep better at night but I am seeing no changes at all in my narcolepsy symptoms. I know everyone is different, but can yall tell me how long it took for yall to notice a difference so I can have some kind ...
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