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    Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
    12/23/2018 11:26:58 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was diagnosed with arcolepsy with cataplexy about two years ago. I used to fall asleep anytime I wasn't doing something that was highly stimulating. I would fall asleep even while talking with someone or drinking coffee. I would sleep 8hrs a night then 3-6 in the day. My jaw would feel very weak and sore if I laughed genuinely or spoke excitedly. I always felt like my brain was in a fog and ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Recurring Sleep Episodes During the Day
    11/14/2016 2:32:39 PM

    Reviewer: Sleepysnoozer, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I absolutely love my Xyrem! I'm not going to lie and say it was great from the start because it was awful in the beginning. My body had a very hard time adjusting to it for the first 2 weeks, I was miserable with pretty bad daytime nausea, headaches and fatigue. To this day I still vomit if I don't lay down and go to sleep immediately after taking it at bedtime, it tastes terrible and I al ... Show Full Comment

    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

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