Sleepwalking: Disorder| Causes| Symptoms| Treatment

Sleepwalking disorder

Are you one of those suffering from Sleepwalking Disorder?

What are the Symptoms and Causes of Sleepwalking?

What are the medical treatments for Sleepwalking?

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Sleepwalking also called as “somnambulism” and “noctambulism” in medical terminology, is a behavioural disorder. A person suffering from this problem starts walking and got engaged in complex behaviours during deep sleep many times. Means, it is a situation of a combination of sleep and wakefulness.

Most of the time Sleepwalkers have little or no memory of the incident. During the period, their eyes are open, the expression is blank, pupils are dilated and glassy-eyed stare.

Signs and Symptoms Of Sleepwalking Disorder:

Sleepwalking happens during deep sleep. Most of the time it occurs within one to two hours of falling asleep. It is simple to diagnose. A sleepwalker walks around during deep sleep. Others symptoms are also there. Some most common are listed below:

  • Inappropriate behaviours like urinating in the room or bedwetting.
  • Have sleep terror and person start wandering in a distressed state while still asleep.
  • Start doing daily routine tasks.
  • Leave the house.
  • Sometimes becomes violent.
  • Start driving car or bike.
  • Hyperthyroidism ( Excess of Thyroid )
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea OSA
  • Encephalitis ( Swelling Inside Brain )
Reasons Of Sleepwalking disorder

Causes / Reasons Behind:

Many theories were given behind this disorder, but none of them yet proven. The reason behind the disorder is unknown. Sleepwalking is more common in children (especially of 12-15 year age group). Many factors lead to this behaviour disorder. Some of them listed below:

  • Overconsumption of drugs (which help to relax or sleep, boost mental activity, and treat allergy).
  • Unmanaged sleep schedule and Excess tiredness.
  • It is most commonly seen in people whose parents have also suffered from it.
  • Pregnancy and Mensuration situation results in the increasing frequency of this disorder.
  • Psychiatric Problems: Multiple personality disorder, Panic attacks are also some of the major reason behind the disorder.

Treatment Of Sleepwalking disorder:

Treatment Of Sleepwalking

Shifting to a healthy lifestyle, practising yoga on a regular basis, having a proper diet, saying no to alcohol and drugs can lead you away from disorder.

  • Hypnosis may be an effective way to deal with Sleepwalking.

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Posted On - December 7, 2019 | Posted By - Navneet Suryavanshi | Read By -


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