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why do i moan in my sleep

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wei-shin Lai
18 years experience Family Medicine
Trying to talk: Some people talk in their sleep, and some moan. You may be trying to talk but can't form the words while unconscious. It may happen more when you are ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nabil Moufarrej
43 years experience Sleep Medicine
Catathrenia : Catathrenia or groaning during sleep is a rare sleep disorder that may occur throughout the night but is more common in rem sleep.
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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Moaning...: Moaning is a low sound. You might be having nightmare/bad dreams...and howling. Take Melatonin or other kind of sleep aid see what happens.
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A female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Surgical removal: A 6 - 8 cm fibroid that is pressingon the sigmoid colon causing a woman to moan in her sleep in pain and wetting the bed is a situation, where surgica ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: There isno way anyone can suggest anything without a more thorough knowledge of your issues. I am not a proponent of treating these issues with multip ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Cause is not known: It is, however, benign and it is called catathrenia.You can look up catathrenia on wikipedia and get a good discussion of it.
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
44 years experience Dentistry
Vague: Hard to empirically figure out without a thorough history and an exam. I would recommend a sleep study which would be monitored and could evaluate ho ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Gittman
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Sleep Moaning: Talking, moaning, and groaning in your sleep by itself is generally harmless. However, people with rem sleep behavior disorder often groan, shout, ye ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Catathrenia: It is a condition called catathrenia.There is a very good review article of this annoying but benign condition at wikipedia. Com . Unfortunately, litt ... Read More
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