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If you have narcolepsy, a common concern is falling asleep at the wheel. The drivers at highest risk of falling asleep at the wheel are: third shift workers, those that drive a substantial number of miles each day, those with unrecognized sleep disorders, and those prescribed medication with sedatives. If you fall into one of these categories, you should get tested for narcolepsy and seek out narcolepsy treatments if you are diagnosed positively. Click on the above link to learn more from the Merck Manual Home Edition.