Will you have Bulimia nervosa with Narcolepsy - from FDA reports


Bulimia nervosa is found among people with Narcolepsy, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, take medication Xyrem and have Cataplexy. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 7 people who have Narcolepsy from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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The study is based on Bulimia nervosa and Narcolepsy, and their synonyms.

What is Narcolepsy?

Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally) can be treated by Adderall, Adderall 10, Adderall 20, Adderall 30, Adderall 5 (latest reports from 44,992 Narcolepsy patients)

What is Bulimia nervosa?

Bulimia nervosa (eating disorder characterized by recurrent binge eating, followed by compensatory behaviours) has been reported by people with acne, depression, bipolar disorder, parkinson's disease, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 813 Bulimia nervosa patients).

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On Mar, 22, 2019

7 people who have Narcolepsy and Bulimia Nervosa are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Bulimia nervosa when you have Narcolepsy?

Gender of people who have Narcolepsy and experience Bulimia Nervosa *:

  • female: 85.71 %
  • male: 14.29 %

Age of people who have Narcolepsy and experience Bulimia Nervosa *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 50 %
  • 40-49: 25 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 25 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 3 people, 42.86%
  2. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 3 people, 42.86%
  3. Sleep Disorder: 1 person, 14.29%
  4. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 1 person, 14.29%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Xyrem: 7 people, 100.00%
  2. Adderall: 4 people, 57.14%
  3. Synthroid: 4 people, 57.14%
  4. Mobic: 3 people, 42.86%
  5. Valtrex: 2 people, 28.57%
  6. Thrive: 2 people, 28.57%
  7. Paxil: 2 people, 28.57%
  8. Parnate: 2 people, 28.57%
  9. Oxybutynin: 2 people, 28.57%
  10. Nuvigil: 2 people, 28.57%

Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Weight Decreased: 4 people, 57.14%
  2. Disturbance In Attention: 4 people, 57.14%
  3. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness): 4 people, 57.14%
  4. Stress And Anxiety: 4 people, 57.14%
  5. Anger: 3 people, 42.86%
  6. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect): 3 people, 42.86%
  7. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body): 3 people, 42.86%
  8. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation): 3 people, 42.86%
  9. Confusional State: 3 people, 42.86%
  10. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 3 people, 42.86%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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