"I totally empathize. I have suffered from severe depression my entire life. My last depression lasted nine straight months. It sounds to me like they don't have you on the right medication. Once you do find the right meds your whole life will…"
"My motto is: "As long as there's breath in your lungs, there's hope". I've been through a lot, medically speaking. I suffer from chronic pain & have for years along with some other serious conditions. I will not give up…"
"I HAVE THE CPAP FOR APNEA AND YES I HAVE BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH THE IDIOPATHIC HYPER SOMNIA THEY DON:T EVEN KNOW WHAT THAT IS !ANY WAYS HERE IS THE LIST :-NUVIGIL.PROVIGIL,RIDILIN,XYREM,PROZAC,MELATONIN,VITAMIN D AND NONE OF THEM HAVE WORKED.HOPE…"
"I'm curious as to what medications you have tried. This is all so new to me. Have you been diagnosed with Idiopathic Central Nervous System Hypersomnia? If not, what is your diagnosis?
I happen to have the above mentioned disorder…"
"I have tried so many meds for this disorder and nothing helps-sorry to disappoint you,maybe there is a med to help you though-I still do not function normal and still have not found out why,I am 46.Please let me know what you find out please…"
"I have the same problem - NOTHING wakes me up and I can't be responsible to be anywhere on time. Someone on this site had mentioned a condition called Idiopathis Central Nervous System Hypersomnia & I have done research on this rare sleep…"
"Look into the drug modafanil; it's got a different name in the US but if you google it you'll find both. If I didn't take it in the mornings I could easily procrastinate my mornings away in bed. Also see a sleep specialist and have…"
"A COUPLE QUESTIONS I FORGOT,DO YOU HAVE KIDS THAT NEED YOU TO BE AWAKE,ARE YOU MARRIED,AND DOES HE UNDERSTAND ABOUT IT ALL,AND WHAT IS YOUR APPROX.AGE.I AM A SINGLE MOM OF 2 ,ONE IS 17 AND THE OTHER IS 14,THEY DO NOT UNDERSTAND AT ALL AND I AM 45"
"How long have you smoked ??Good luck at the doctors,let me know what you find out-thank you !!!!!
Have you scheduled your sleep study yet ?When people try to wake me,most of the time I am very verbally abusive,and some times,I don't even know…"
"Good luck! I think I have something else going on with me but the bottom line is that our lives are limited by our "problem", I DID start a blog although if I don't get any followers, I don't know how long I'll keep it up.…"
I do smoke but I have had this problem my whole life. I saw my doctor 2 days ago and the doctor from the sleep lab wants me on straight oxygen at night. I have insomnia & mild to moderate sleep apnea as well. I was so excited to tell my…"
"I'm 47. I don't smoke or drink. I have 19 (going to school), 16, and 7. It doesn't matter what time I go to sleep at night. I just don't wake up early. If left to my own devices, I usually sleep until about 1130am. This morning I…"