A 32-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

what do i do if i keep sleeping on my wrists on waking up in pain?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Neil Ellis
12 years experience Anesthesiology
Could brace: You can get braces that you wear at night. This is helpful for people who have carpal tunnel syndrome and collapse their wrists while they sleep.
Answered on Oct 4, 2016

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

Related questions:

A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
Could be: This could be a variety of things, including a pinched nerve. Please see your doctor to help with localization of the problem based on history and ph ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Position: Do you sleep on the side where you have this numbness. At times if you lay in one position the entire night, you may feel this numbness in your arm a ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
23 years experience Pediatrics
Fluid: Sounds like you may have fluid in the ear canal or eustacian tube (connects inner ear to nasopharynx). Try a decongestant (oral or spray) to open the ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Ott
19 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: Jennifer, sleeping on your wrist can definitely pinch the nerve. If it is the radial nerve (which allows you to extend your wrist), we call this Satur ... 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