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A 32-year-old female asked:

Have ob apnea, use cpap nightly. fatigue persists! could not nap for mslt. rem sleep from 6-7am in overnight study. rem interruption in am = fatigue?

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Consider Nuvigil: For patients with ongoing sleepiness in spirited of cpap, Nuvigil is usually the next recorded treatment. It only occasionally raises blood pressure, but you should have it checked if you start on it. Good luck to you.

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