Information for the public

Pitolisant hydrochloride (Ozawade) is not normally available on the NHS for treating daytime sleepiness caused by obstructive sleep apnoea.

Your doctor should talk with you about other treatment options. If you are already having it, you should be able to continue until you and your doctor decide when best to stop.

Information and support

The NHS website may be a good place to find out more.

This organisation can give you advice and support: Sleep Apnoea Trust,

You can also get support from your local Healthwatch.

NICE is not responsible for the quality or accuracy of any information or advice provided by these organisations.

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