Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome

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What is Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome?

Upper airway resistance syndrome (UARS) is on the spectrum of sleep disorders. Mild cases of sleep disorders are classified as UARS. The airway blockage is originating from the upper airway, or nasal passage causing an increase in work of breathing.

What is it like to have Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome?

Common symptoms How bad it is What people are taking for it
Member's Mark Vitamin B Complex, Nasalaid Nasal Dialator, Bupropion
Fluoxetine, Methylfolate (l-methylfolate)
Codeine-Acetaminophen, Fluoxetine, Naproxen Prescription

What do patients take to treat Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome and its symptoms?

Treatments reported by members Perceived effectiveness Overall rating of side effects # of Evaluations

These charts show data from Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome patients’ latest treatment evaluations
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 10 patients have this condition
  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 0 say Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome is their primary condition

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 1
30s 3
40s 2
50s 2
60s 0
70+ 1


Distribution of females vs. males

90% Females
10% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 2
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 7
Not Diagnosed 1

These charts show data from Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome patients who have completed their condition history
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