Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Drowsiness and Insomnia 22 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 22 conditions that can cause Drowsiness and Insomnia.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Drowsiness and Insomnia.
  1. Jet Lag
  2. Migraine Headache
There are 5 somewhat common conditions that can cause Drowsiness and Insomnia.
  1. Bipolar Disorder
  2. Dysthymia
  3. Hypoglycemia
  4. Insulin Reaction
  5. Sleep Apnea
There are 9 uncommon conditions that can cause Drowsiness and Insomnia.
  1. Alzheimer's Disease
  2. Black Widow Spider Bite
  3. Brain Contusion
  4. Concussion
  5. Drug Withdrawal
  6. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  7. Hypothyroidism
  8. Organic Brain Syndrome
  9. Thyroiditis
There are 6 rare conditions that can cause Drowsiness and Insomnia.
  1. Addison's Disease
  2. End Stage Renal Disease
  3. High Altitude Pulmonary Edema
  4. Medullary Cystic Disease
  5. Narcolepsy
  6. Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Last Updated: Mar 15, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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