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A 43-year-old member asked:

How much time can i go without sleep before i pass out?

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Dr. Arnon Rubin
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
11 days: the record for staying awake is a little over 11 days. Though after several days without sleep people hallucinate and end up with psychosis. It is very unhealthy to stay up for prolonged periods and is not recommend .
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