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I am 18 years old(female) and have bad night terrors and wake up with racing heart.no traumatic experience/medication. what's the problem? help?

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Dr. Alan Ali answered

Specializes in Psychiatry

Possible panic attacks during sleep, or a sleep disorder. Recommend first evaluation by neurologist for sleep studies, then if all normal, referral to psychiatry to explore tx for anxiety issues.

Answered Sep 28, 2016

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Dr. Jonathan Nehrer answered

Specializes in Child Psychiatry

Hard to say here on line, find a good psychologist or psychiatrist who work in a team and get some good answers for yourself.

Answered Nov 6, 2012

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