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Has anyone had any success with a low dose SSRI to help your sleeping patterns? I seem to be on a 36 hr awake binge then sleep a day, then up 36 hours again. I feel like I have too much energy. Only good thing is I'm not freaking out/going all doomsday yet. :D I am on trazadone but seems to have stopped working. My Dr that handles my pots isn't much help in the sleep dept! 

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 I took an SSRI for a few years, it was great for my overall symptoms but not sure it helped with my sleep.  Benadryl, melatonin and ambien have all helped me break the sleep cycle at different times.  Your GP or a sleep specialist can probably help if your POTS dr can't.

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I have been on an SSRI to help with my other symptoms (& it has been doing wonders!) but I don't think it's done anything for my sleep.

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I took citalopram/celexa and it was a godsend for sleep. I literally felt everything just calm down. It actually kind of scared me at first, but after awhile the relaxation of it was an incredible relief. Before that i was hardly able to sleep at all .

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