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Kelly

I was diagnosed with narcolepsy at age 25, took adderall  ufor 5 yrs. then stopped for 1 yr to become pregnant.  I took pro vigil for appr. 6,so. W/0 any help, des. Increased med and it sent me into violent emotions.  I have had a recent MRI because of headaches.  I need hello. I don't want  the diagnosis of narcolepsy but I can't live like this.
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What did the MRI show?  What type of doctor is treating you for the headaches?  Have you discussed with your doctor about narcolepsy and options available to you for treatment?  There are other medications available besides the one you are taking?  Have you had a sleep study done in the past to confirm your diagnosis?
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Seems to me you need to see your GP and have a sincere talk to him/her about this. Ask about medications, other tests and treatments.
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