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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of xyrem oral.

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Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
4/7/2008 10:36:49 PM

Reviewer: ART, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
HAD TO CUT AMOUNT OF SECOND DOSE DUE TO FIRSTIME SLEEPWALKING. THE CUT SOLVED THIS PROBLEM.

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
3/24/2008 5:43:15 PM

Reviewer: Terri, 45-54 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:
In '06 I crashed and burned, and went to a sleep clinic. After 9 months of sleep studies and eliminating everything else, I was diagnosed with Narcolepsy. I began taking Xyrem in March '07. The first morning I woke up EARLY and feeling more rested than I could ever remember feeling!! I have always slept more than anyone I knew, and have done so my entire life. No more sleeping 18+ hou ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
1/20/2008 8:04:25 PM

Reviewer: sleepytymegal, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Took for 3 mos. Had maybe 3 great nights of sleep. Usually no sleep first dose; instead very painful restless legs, jaw and sometimes chest pains. Felt heavy and virtually paralyzed. @nd dose sometimes gave a few hours of sleep. Not uncommonly, there was NO sleep all night, but lots of dizziness, headaches, shallow breathing, pain, and semi-paralysis. Others report wonderful results. Wish i ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
10/30/2007 9:47:13 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have narcolepsy and have found that this drug, along with short scheduled naps during the day, has changed my life. However, the larger the dose, the more effective the results.

Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
10/28/2007 11:07:04 PM

Reviewer: kogeliz, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have narcolepsy. Xyrem helps me get my real deep sleep and I can actually wake up on time to my alarms. This is amazing for me since I have never really felt how normal people do (ie: well rested). It IS a pain to get used to waking up in the middle of the night for the second dose... but worth it.

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