Top
20
Doctor insights on: Sleep Talking With Eyes Open

Share
1

1
How can I stop my sleep talking?

How can I stop my sleep talking?

Not much option: If this benign parasomnia is a nuisance to you, may be a sleep study, treatment of sleep apnea, reduction in rem sleep etc can be tried.. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
5,026 Doctors shared insights

Sleep (Definition)

Sleep is a topic that involves concepts such as how long it takes to fall asleep, how many times one wakes up at night, how many hours one sleeps at night, sleep stages, ...Read more


2

2
What's an effective way to stop sleep talking?

A sleep apnea device: Sleep talking is one of the 'parasomnias' identified as part of a sleep disorder.
A simple oral appliance may be all that is necessary to inhibit this common disorder.
See a dentist that is trained in sleep disorders to treat this simple problem. ...Read more

See 3 more doctor answers
4

4
How to get rid of my heavy sleeping and sleep talking?

How to get rid of my heavy sleeping and sleep talking?

A sleep study is: Needed to determine if your symptoms are caused by sleep apnea, especially if you feel groggy during the day. Start by seeing your doctor. In medicine, we always search for the cause of physical or behavioral symptoms in order to provide treatment plans that are most likely to manage the symptoms effectively. ...Read more

5

5
Is coherent sleep-talking a sign of nocturnal seizures? Sometimes my speech is vulgar if that changes anything...

Is coherent sleep-talking a sign of nocturnal seizures? Sometimes my speech is vulgar if that changes anything...

No: No correlation between coherent sleep talking and seizures. Plenty of people with violent convulsive disorders at night never even utter a sound before going into a spell. ...Read more

6

6
What can I do to stop sleep talking?

What can I do to stop sleep talking?

An oral appliance?: Sleep talking can be a sleep disorder. You may want to try an oral appliance to open the airway, which may result in an improved 'level' of sleep and can prevent talking during sleep. ...Read more

7

7
How can I quickly stop sleep talking?

How can I quickly stop sleep talking?

How to address your: Sleep talking depends on the cause. Sleep talking is a parasomnia that occurs in half of young children and about 5% of adults. Possible causes include substance abuse, high fever, mental health problems, medication reactions and stress. ...Read more

8

8
What can someone do about sleep talking?

Treatment not needed: Sleeptalking is a normal variant. The person doing it makes no sense - it is just words or phrases jumbled together, though the listener will often automatically add things to make sense of it. There is no need to treat it. ...Read more

9

9
How can I quickly stop sleep talking please?

How can I quickly stop sleep talking please?

No guarantees: To v risk of sleep talking: 1. avoid sleep deprivation. 2. Avoid excessive stimulation before bed tv (auditory & visual), radio (auditory), blue lights, confrontations, exercise, etc. 3. Manage your stress levels. 4. Avoid drinking alcohol at night. 5. Avoid eating late at night. 6. Consider medical evaluation. ...Read more

10

10
Is sleep talking a sickness and what brings about it?

Is sleep talking a sickness and what brings about it?

Sleep entry disorder: Sleep walking/talking is often seen in those with poor sleep habits and or sleep deficits. Making changes in the sleep routine and adding as little as a half hour of sleep/night can sometimes eliminate this pattern. ...Read more

11

11
Any chance a side effect of morphine could be sleep talking?

Of course: Not only sleep talking and hallucinations could be a side effect, but also chronic trouble sleeping. ...Read more

12

12
How can I stop sleep talking my ex's name?

How can I stop sleep talking my ex's name?

Oral Appliance: Sleep talking is a sleep disorder that occurs in the middle layers or 'stages' of sleep. Getting into the deeper layers of sleep can alleviate the problem.
An oral appliance can help in two ways. It can help a person get into the deeper layers and it can make speech unintelligible if it does occur.
See a dentist about a 'sleep appliance'. ...Read more

14

14
What to do if I have bad headache, crazy dreams and sleep talking, short term hearing loss?

What to do if I have bad headache, crazy dreams and sleep talking, short term hearing loss?

Headache specialist: And sleep specialist for complete evaluation and sleep study. Once diagnostic is confirmed. Treatment is available. ...Read more

16

16
I talk in my sleep with my eyes open but have no memory of the conversations.

I talk in my sleep with my eyes open but have no memory of the conversations.

Do you also sleep: Walk? How do you know you do these things? If these increase in frequency, you may want to see your PCP, and discuss having a referral to a neurologist for further workup and possible sleep study to rule out fugue or other states of consciousness you're in. Am sure they will be able to tell you what your diagnosis is. You don't want to find out you drove or walked somewhere in this state of mind. ...Read more

18

18
I was trying to sleep when suddenly my eyes closed and I couldn't move at all I couldn't even open my eyes when I tried or I couldn't talk at all?

? sleep paralysis: You may have actually been asleep and in the rem stage. That is about 10 minutes in each 90 minute sleep cycle. This is when we dream and it is in this stage that sleep paralysis occurs. We can easily be deceived by believing that you were "trying to sleep". You may need a sleep lab test. ...Read more

20

20
When im sleeping, I can't open my eyes, talk or move my legs?

When im sleeping, I can't open my eyes, talk or move my legs?

Unclear cause asleep: If your symptoms are related to waking up and not being able to move or talk then you could be experiencing sleep paralysis. If so then you should be checked for narcolepsy. Speak with your doctor and if he/she agrees then the study of choice is a sleep study with multiple sleep latency testing (mslt). ...Read more