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I Get Stuck In My Sleep. It Scares Me!

I Get Stuck In My Sleep. It Scares Me!

I get stuck in my sleep. I can open my eyes and I can see around the room but it's like I'm being held down and my breath is being taken from me! I try to move my body, sometimes I think I am! when my friend stayed over I was trying to kick her cuz I couldn't wake up even though my eyes were open and I could see the room I was being held down and my brother was being taken it was hard to breathe the hardest part to say, I'm going to see right now. sometimes it feels like I'm being held down… read more

A MyNarcolepsyTeam Member

This is a common component for some narcoleptics, its called sleep paralysis and it occurs when you wake from REM sleep but your body hasn't yet. It's why we don't act our dreams out normally, bc our… read more

Do Stimulants Help?

Do Stimulants Help?

When I was first diagnosed beginning of high school, my doctor had me try a couple different treatments. One of them was Ritalin, but I was wary of pills and didn't want to go that route. College has really been testing my limits, and I'm starting to fall behind. Do stimulants help any of you guys? Which kinds help the most? Do side effects outweigh the pros? Thank you!

A MyNarcolepsyTeam Member

Only way I can get through anything academic for a sustained amount of time is with stimulants. Adderall and Vyvance have given me the best results. Other stimulants I've had increase sweating and… read more