What is narcolepsy?

narcolepsy is a serious and debilitating neurological condition characterized by:

How many people are living with narcolepsy?

Narcolepsy affects an estimated 185,000 individuals in the U.S.

Cataplexy is seen in an estimated 70% of people living with narcolepsy, and is typically triggered by strong emotions like fear, anger, stress, or excitement.

What’s the impact of narcolepsy?

Narcolepsy interferes with your thinking, emotional and social functioning, increases the risk of work- and driving‑related accidents, and is linked to a 1.5x higher mortality rate. Up to 57% of those living with narcolepsy also report having depression.

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Treatment options for narcolepsy are limited

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