advertisement
Question
Posted by: Imvubu | 2011-04-22

sleep terror

I thrash around and scream during the sleep. I have no recollection of it after being woken by my wife, which I have already injured by my action

Not what you were looking for? Try searching again, or ask your own question
Our expert says:
Expert ImageSleep Expert

This can be a very serious problem indeed. There are many instances of people injuring themselves or others in this way.

A sleep doctor needs to try to work out which of the possible causes is the issue in your case. Medication can then be used to suppress those events. The medication is usually at a low dose, so causing very little in the way of problems.

The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.

Have your say

Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
advertisement