Clinical Trial – Idiopathic Hypersomnia in 18-55 year olds

Clinical Trial – Idiopathic Hypersomnia in 18-55 year olds

Idiopathic hypersomnia – Excessively sleepy with difficulty staying awake

This Clinical Trial is looking for Idiopathic Hypersomnia in 18-55 year old adults.

Patients must have

  1. Daytime sleepiness beginning between ages 10 and 45 years.
  2. Previous test results confirming diagnosis of Idiopathic Hypersomnia.
  3. Regular bed time and wake time during the week.
  4. Bed time by 12 midnight.
  5. Daytime mental fog (feeling like you are in a daze with difficulty concentrating or focusing).

Patients must not have

  1. Other sleep disorders that can cause daytime sleepiness, such as sleep apnea or narcolepsy.
  2. Shift-work.
  3. Use of CPAP machine.
  4. Moderate to severe obesity (BMI greater than or equal to 35).
  5. Significant medical, cardiac, neurological or psychiatric disorders.
  6. Untreated thyroid disorders.
  7. Use of any anti-psychotic medicines.
  8. Inability to stop stimulant treatment.

The study will last about 10 weeks. There will be two office visits and up to five 24-hour stays (for sleep testing and daytime testing) in the sleep disorders center. Patients may be paid up to $2000 for their time and inconvenience.

The study will test a new medicine to see if it reduces brain fog and sleepiness in patients with Idiopathic Hypersomnia.

See if you qualify. Please contact:

Call our office at 586-254-0707, or fill out a request for us to contact you.

Located in the Detroit metro area, Dr. Sangal of Sleep and Attention Disorders Institute sees patients from all over SE Michigan. Patients see him from communities like Warren, Shelby, Sterling Heights, Rochester Hills, Madison Heights, and Troy. Dr. Sangal is experienced in working with attention deficit disorders.

We treat every patient and clinical trial participant with respect, concern and consideration. To learn more about how you may participate in this study, please contact:

Sleep & Attention Disorders Institute


44344 Dequindre Rd Suite 360

Sterling Heights, MI 48314

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