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Narcolepsy+Cataplexy (breathing issues)

When I have a cataplexy attack, during the period of weakness, I also experience breathing issues.
I have to breathe hard and fast to get enough air.
Has any of u experienced this?

  1. Heya! Wow I'm so sorry to hear this. I haven't exactly experienced breathing issues during a cataplexy episode but a lot of times I feel as though my throat muscles will tense up and no sound will come out for a while. Maybe that's similar to your experience but in your case it actually restricts the air flow. This is pure speculation but it could be a possibility. Have you asked your doctor about this? Thanks for sharing! Take care, Iris xxx

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