Narcolepsy

Excessive Sleepiness Worsens in Parkinson's As Disease Progresses

Excessive Sleepiness Worsens in Parkinson's As Disease Progresses

Researchers find narcolepsy symptoms the most severe in patients taking dopamine agonists, so clinicians should be cautious in using them.

Drug Improves Excessive Sleepiness in Narcolepsy With or Without Cataplexy

Drug Improves Excessive Sleepiness in Narcolepsy With or Without Cataplexy

Sodium oxybate, alone or in combination with modafinil, improved excessive sleepiness in patients with narcolepsy both with and without cataplexy.

Novel Narcolepsy Drug Demonstrates Improvement in Daytime Sleepiness

Novel Narcolepsy Drug Demonstrates Improvement in Daytime Sleepiness

Post-hoc analysis of Phase IIb trial finds both clinician and patient-reported improvements in disease status with JZP-110.

First Study to Examine Narcolepsy Drug in Children, Adolescents

First Study to Examine Narcolepsy Drug in Children, Adolescents

The first trial to evaluate sodium oxybate for the treatment of children and adolescents with narcolepsy and cataplexy has started patient enrollment.

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