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Treatments for Narcolepsy
by Rosalyn Carson-DeWitt, MD
The treatment and management of narcolepsy involves lifestyle changes and medications.
The goals of treatment include:
Treatment involves the following:
At this time, there are no surgical procedures for the treatment of narcolepsy.
Narcolepsy. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at: http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp~AN~T116132/Narcolepsy. Updated January 4, 2016. Accessed May 18, 2016.
Narcolepsy fact sheet. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website. Available at:
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Updated April 6, 2016. Accessed May 18, 2016.
Last reviewed May 2016 by Michael Woods, MD
Last Updated: 5/20/2015
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