Narcolepsy and Trichotillomania - from FDA reports

Trichotillomania is reported only by a few people with Narcolepsy. We study 4 people who have Trichotillomania and Narcolepsy from FDA . Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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On Sep, 27, 2018

4 people who have Narcolepsy and Trichotillomania are studied.

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Gender of people who have Narcolepsy and experience Trichotillomania *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Narcolepsy and experience Trichotillomania *:

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 2 people, 50.00%
  2. Supplementation Therapy: 1 person, 25.00%
  3. Itching: 1 person, 25.00%
  4. Impulse-Control Disorder: 1 person, 25.00%
  5. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 1 person, 25.00%

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Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Xyrem: 4 people, 100.00%
  2. Adderall: 2 people, 50.00%
  3. Vitamin D: 1 person, 25.00%
  4. Viibryd: 1 person, 25.00%
  5. Tenex: 1 person, 25.00%

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Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Dermatillomania (skin picking disorders): 2 people, 50.00%
  2. Therapeutic Response Unexpected: 1 person, 25.00%
  3. Fall: 1 person, 25.00%
  4. Acne Cystic (skin problems that cause pimples): 1 person, 25.00%
  5. Appetite - Increased (increased appetite is when you want to eat much more often or in larger quantities than your body requires): 1 person, 25.00%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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