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Symptoms of Narcolepsy

The essential symptom is excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS), which means that you get overcome by an irresistible need to sleep during the day, and you can feel tired all the time. EDS is usually the first symptom that people notice.

Symptoms Of Narcolepsy

EDS is not the only symptom. Learn about all 5 major symptoms of narcolepsy:

While all people with narcolepsy have EDS, you don’t need to have all 5 symptoms to have narcolepsy.
“It’s important for those with narcolepsy to prioritize their overall health.”– Dr Akinyemi Ajayi, Sleep SpecialistWatch reality TV star Katie Morton and her sleep specialist talk about narcolepsy, and find out how Katie tries to manage her overall health in addition to the symptoms.
"I'm at my desk, and I would get so sleepy I couldn't sit there and concentrate."Hear how narcolepsy can affect patients' lives.