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Dr. Marsha Davis
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Drowsiness (Definition)

Being tired is common during pregnancy, especially in the first few months and then towards the end. Exercise, rest, and proper diet all may reduce the degree of tiredness that you feel. It may help to take an hour-long nap daily.

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Why does train or plane ride cause drowsiness?

Why does train or plane ride cause drowsiness?

Motion sickness: There is disagrement in the brain movements seen by the eyes and vestibular system in our internal ear does not sence the same in simple terms it is caused by a disturbance of inner ear that affects the organ of balance and equilibrium. ...Read more

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Drowsiness from ritalin what does it mean?

Drowsiness from ritalin what does it mean?

Can occur: Drowsiness can occur from ritalin, it has an effect to lower the hyperactivity. His dose might need to be lowered if he is too drowsy. ...Read more

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Sleep apnea (Tip)

Sleep apnea

Don't ignore snoring or daytime sleepiness! sleep apnea is life-threatening, but treatable. ...See more

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Can drowsiness caused by antihistamines be treated or minimized at a necesary event?

Can drowsiness caused by antihistamines be treated or minimized at a necesary event?

Yes but: A decongestant is often added to antihistamine and would counteract some of the drowsy effects but that is not a good solution. There are at least two other non-drowsy antihistamines available and steroid nasal spray actually works far better without the drowsy effect. If your only choice is a sedating antihistamine, take it an hour before you go to bed instead of the morning. ...Read more

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I feel so drowsy even several hours after I wake up. What can I do?

I feel so drowsy even several hours after I wake up. What can I do?

Wirkip: If you snore, get sleep study. Get your thyroid checked through blood chemistries. Make sure youarenottaking stimulates such as coffee or tea and sugary goods after 3 pm. That would be a start. ...Read more

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Sleep apnea (Tip)

Sleep apnea

Loud snoring, breathing stops, A.M. Headache, insomnia & daytime sleepiness? Check for sleep apnea. ...See more

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Treating hay fever without medicine? Are there any natural treatments that work? I’ve tried all kinds of different medicines and they just don’t work for me. The only one that kind of works makes me so drowsy it’s not worth it. I’m hoping there’s somethin

Treating hay fever without medicine? Are there any natural treatments that work? I’ve tried all kinds of different medicines and they just don’t work for me. The only one that kind of works makes me so drowsy it’s not worth it. I’m hoping there’s somethin

Control environment: See an allergist and find out what you're allergic to. Then discuss with them ways to reduce exposure to the allergens. It may be as simple as covering mattress, box spring and pillow and keeping windows closed during pollen season. ...Read more

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Sleep apnea (Tip)

Sleep apnea

Sleep restores with dreams abound, apnea wears down robbing dreams, sleepiness steals life's dreams. ...See more

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My son 23 y. Old .He suffer ftom depression since 3 years on cipralex 20 mg.He is not cured so his doctor add remeron 30 mg.He is now drowsy and tierd

My son 23 y. Old .He suffer ftom depression since 3 years on cipralex 20 mg.He is not cured so his doctor add remeron 30 mg.He is now drowsy and tierd

My son 23?: First medication help control the symptoms but ther r not necessary cure. In addition medication only work 45 percent of the time , while medication and therapy works 85 percent of the time , so have him see a therapist also. Remeron can cause sedation but the longer he take it the less side effect he will experience . In addition if u have any family history of bipolar tell u dr. About it. ...Read more

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Dr. Masoud Sadighpour
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Sleepiness (Definition)

Somnolence is a condition of drowsiness and is a symptom associated with many conditions including sleep apnea, ...Read more

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