Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

vomiting sleep walking

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
53 years experience Psychiatry
Like everything else: We either do or do not do everything in life. The difference is whether we control doing or not doing things or don't control them. By definition slee ... Read More
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: I never had any sleep walking in my whole life.
1
1 thank
Dr. Ravi Chand
25 years experience Psychiatry
Sleepwalking: Sleepwalking can happen in the deepest stage of sleep called delta or slow wave sleep. It can be genetic but may happen spontaneously or may happen in ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 8-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Sleep walk.: One theory is that the cause is a delay in maturation of the central nervous system. Other possibilities include genetic predisposition, excess tiredn ... Read More
1
1 thank
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Sleepwalking: Sleepwalking is a relatively common phenomenon which usually occurs between 4 and 8years of sge. These children are usually in a deep sleep and could ... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Sleep deficit: Sleep walking/talking or night terrors are often a reflection of transient or longer term sleep deficits.The usual soft glide into deep sleep is repla ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
See doc...: First, make sure that her home environment is safe....And install temporary locks high up so she cannot reach etc...Of course to use at night while sh ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Work on sleep: After you kid proof your home, work on her sleep pattern.Sleep walking/talking/night terrors are often triggered when a kid has insufficient restful s ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Dr. Ashu Syal answered
29 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Somnambulism: There could be several other reasons causing this. Sleep study is mandatory. It will give you answers and direct you towards right management plan.
1
1 thank
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
53 years experience Psychiatry
See my health guide: Start there then make an effort to identify any possible cause you can reasonably attach to the sleep walking and tackle that problem directly. Your p ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clifton Schermerhorn
39 years experience General Practice
Somnambulism: Sleep walking is "somnambulism" and is generally poorly understood...It is generally considered a "parasomnia"....A conditon of altered sleep. It is g ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
53 years experience Psychiatry
Two ways, generally: Someone tells us or we see the results of what we did when sleep walking. Some people save themselves a lot of embarrassment by waking up on their own ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ranji Varghese
16 years experience Sleep Medicine
Yes: Sleepwalking is usually harmless. However, people can get into trouble by wandering out of their home, falling, running into things. If disturbed duri ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
53 years experience Psychiatry
It's questionable.: Some meds cause it at times - zolpidem (ambien) for instance, or other sedative hypnotic sleep meds. Many meds are tried but there is no research to s ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marina Armendariz
25 years experience Pediatrics
Sleep walking: Difficult to answer, i guess if you wake up elsewhere that may be a clue, or if someone witnesses you sleep walking.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month