Michelle Ratkiewicz, M. Splaingard
Dec 15, 2013
Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM : official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine
Narcolepsy with cataplexy is rare in children under 5 years of age. There is limited information on safe and effective treatment of cataplexy in young children. We describe successful treatment of cataplexy in a 3-year-old using venlafaxine and subsequently followed for over 2 years.