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my mother is 60.she has no apparant medical conditions.her ct scan and mri are clear. from last 3 months or so she have had 4 episodes where she uncontrollably went into sleep while talking. she complained that somethings not right,dificulty in moving her tongue during talking,then got asleep with bp and pulse normal. she remains asleep for 48 to 72 hours but do keep drinking milk and eating soft things oraly but with close eyes and with assistance. neuro doc gave her cipralex but its still kinda undiagnosed as she had an episode again. she feels weakness after waking up for around 12 hours then she is fully active again. can anyone help please?

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Narcolepsy was my first thought. Surely, they've checked for stroke, so I'd ask about narcolepsy testing. I hope that they find out what this is. Not knowing is worse than knowing almost anything.
Take care,
Carol
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Has your mother been checked for narcolepsy? People with narcolepsy fall asleep without warning, anywhere, anytime.
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Have a sleep study done. She will have to stay overnight. At 60 yrs. this might be more of a mini stroke. In any event, her symptoms are not "normal" and keep trying to find out why she has these symptoms.
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I suggest a doctors visit.

When I encounter sudden general behavior changes my first thought is another UTI and I grab a sample in test with a test strip. Cheap and quick. If test is positive I call our PCP tell her TA (test analysis) strip was positive and she knows from past UTI's to send RX and after a few pills behavior returns to pre-UTI
Bought a jar of test strips, if ADW drops one no big deal. Been a major help since she gets UTI's often.

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Get a good examine on her such, labs, sleep study, recheck for stroke. Another CAT of brain.
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i dont think so she has been. but she was checked by neuro physician and also got a test like eeg which was okie. But i can talk to doc about it.
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It could be her electrolytes are low, sodium and potassium especially...
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My 94-year-old mother has had mini-strokes and sleeps most of the time. An assistant living staff turns her in her bed about every 2-3 hours.
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Definitely go to a sleep clinic for over-night testing.
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