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Falling asleep while driving, not tired.?

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Dr. R Sangal
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
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In brief: Dangerous

Falling asleep while driving is dangerous.
It increases risk of auto accidents. It is a symptoms of excessive sleepiness. The commonest causes are not getting enough time in bed, sleep apnea, depression, other sleep disorders including narcolepsy. See your doctor or a sleep medicine specialist.

In brief: Dangerous

Falling asleep while driving is dangerous.
It increases risk of auto accidents. It is a symptoms of excessive sleepiness. The commonest causes are not getting enough time in bed, sleep apnea, depression, other sleep disorders including narcolepsy. See your doctor or a sleep medicine specialist.
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