A 24-year-old male asked:
i laid down to take a nap as i drifted in2 sleep i felt an electrical shock/pulse it became extremely rapid.was conscious but couldent move any idea ?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Eugene Ahn answered
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Consider this: If this only happened when you were drifting into sleep on one occasion, this appears to be not so much a medical problem but a phenomena known as "sleep paralysis" http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/sleep_paralysis.
Answered on Apr 14, 2014
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