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    Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
    3/20/2016 9:44:09 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I am a narcoleptic with cataplexy. Without this medication I would lose my job due to sleeping.

    Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
    2/5/2016 11:50:38 PM

    Reviewer: SnoozyDoozy, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    After trying this now for a few months, I am thoroughly disappointed. I read reviews and stories about how this was supposed to be the best Rx for Narcolepsy and "Life changing" and it did absolutely nothing for me other than making me severely depressed, anxious, and causing so much unneeded stress having to deal with a horrible Pharmacy(Only one in the U.S. can fill this script and it ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
    8/29/2015 2:14:05 PM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was nervous to try the xyrem after reading so many different reviews. It sat in the container and fed ex box for a wk at my house before I tried it. It was so easy to use and it worked wonderful. I never knew what if felt like to actually sleep four hours in a deep sleep. I have so much more energy during the day that I notice I am not needing the ridilin as much as I would like to stop tha ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
    9/21/2014 9:27:03 PM

    Reviewer: Singer, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    This medicine has changed my life. Although it has taken time to get the balance correct between this and my daytime stimulant meds, I now have a fairly "normal" life. I sleep 5-6 hours and wake refreshed. I no longer have the fibro type symptoms and I get rid of cortisol so diet and exercise have been able to take care of my weight. Beware! Taking a larger dose (a one time accident) ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
    9/5/2014 12:22:54 AM

    Reviewer: mom5xovr, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    First of all having to wake up to take medicine is impossible for me when I can't wake up. The only people waking up with the alarm is the rest of my family. While initially I fell more awake in the morning, I am experiencing some severe sleepiness episodes and have not been able to discontinue stimulants. Even with stimulants I am struggling. Has anyone else experienced incontinence or exc ... Show Full Comment

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