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Why Do I Sometimes Sit Up With A Snort When I Fall Asleep On Airplane Position
Yes: Your soft palate may close against the back wall of your throat closing off air flow. This will cause you to awaken with a sudden snort as you generate enough pressure to overcome the obstruction. This is the same physiology that causes obstructive sleep apnea, so if you snore at home you might need a sleep study to assess for obstructive sleep apnea. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I feel like I have 2 heartbeats. 1 is normal. The other beats rapidly. It starts just after i fall asleep and wakes me up & stops when i sit up.
My son is 6 months old and likes to fall asleep with something soft. When is he able to sleep with something to sooth him? He can roll, sit up, crawl
When he can stand: We lose about 100 kids a year in the US to suffocation in bed linen, bumpers,soft toys when they fall asleep on/in them. When a baby has the physical capability of getting away from these things with ease they can have them in their bed.Until then, it is a deadly choice.Don't offer it and he will adapt. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have multiple fibroids. Lately when i kay on my back or fall asleep on my back, its very painful to sit up or roll over. Could it be the fibroids ?
During the day i nap, b4 i even fall asleep if i do, i sweat all over except hands and feet. Soon as I sit up I stop sweating. ?
Unusual: That's unusual I've never heard of someone who sweating is positional. If you're having fever this could be a sign of infection. If you're having diarrhea this could be something of a carcinoid tumor. This could also be due to anxiety !Visit your primary care physician for specific diagnosis and treatment ...Read more
Possible sleep apnea: As you fall asleep (transition from wake to sleep) your muscles of your airway also relaxes. If it relaxes a little, you may snore, more than that and you may start impeding airflow causing hypopneas/apneas (which you may sense as snorting). See your doctor, as a thorough history may warrant a sleep study. Good luck! ...Read more
Why is my circulation so easy to get cut off all of a sudden? if I sit or lay 4short time my body parts fall asleep. Includng my head if I lay certain
Joint Subluxations ?: 24y female has paresthesias when assumes certain postures siting or lying. Her sex & age raise issue of Hypermobility Syndrome. If her bones commonly crack with normal use & if she is double jointed then suspicion is heightened. Loose joints slightly hyperextend, sublux, causing impingements and tugging of nerves that transit nearby. Paresthesias are crawly, tingly, numb sensations. ...Read more
Just started taking Abilify (aripiprazole) with my other meds. Since I started it, I can not stay asleep for anything. If I sit down, I fall asleep! Please help!
Tell your doctor: Not sure for what condition you are being treated. You state depression but have been started on anti-anxiety medication and an anti-psychotic (Abilify). Let your doctor know that you can't stay awake. Ask about use of antidepressant medication and if he is using the Abilfy mood stabilizer prior to adding an antidepressant (for Bipolar ?) . The treatment should not be worse than the disease. ...Read more
My kneecaps fall asleep and are extremely numb. It noticed it about 5-6 days ago. It only happens if i'm sitting down even if i'm extremely comfortable. They start to go numb within 10-15 minutes of sitting. I will constantly switch positions by either cr
Possible lumbar disc: Sitting causes more pressure on the lumbar disc than standing. Since symptoms are bilateral the compression of sensory nerve roots at l3-4 is possible. Radiating pain is very frequent which is missing at this point in your case. See a neurologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My mother tells me that I hyperextend my neck while I'm sleeping. I never fall asleep in that position. Why is that constantly happening?
Im always tired and if I sit too long I fall asleep. I can't get motivated either. How can I change this?
Just started taking Abilify (aripiprazole) with my other meds. Now I can not stay awake, if I sit down, I fall asleep. Please help, what is the problem?
May be too much: Medicines can cause a person to feel sleepy. Everyone is different, so the effects of medicines are not the same for all. Having just started this new medicine, it could be that the side effect is a little too strong. That is possible considering what the other medicines are. Perhaps ask your provider if the dose could be reduced. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What could cause your lip/chin to "fall asleep" at night? When I wake up and switch laying position it goes away.
I am an active 42 year old. Almost any time I sit down and truly relax, like watch a movie I fall asleep. can it be something with my brain waves?
Could sit in layers of clothes & blankets & feel cold for hours but as soon as I fall asleep I feel like I'm so hot but as soon as awake I'm cold ?
Thyroid?: There are many possibilities. The thyroid can cause a similar symptoms in some patients when a hypoactive or malfunctioning. Also anemia, infection, malignancy and other processes. You need to be seen by a doctor to begin to exclude different problems. Even the best doctor may take more than one or two visits to get answers. Other symptoms you may give them a point to the true cause. Get well! ...Read more
I take Effexor (venlafaxine) and klonopin is it normal to just fall asleep? I will come home from work sit down, watch tv and not even know I fell asleep
Sleep study: Drowsiness and sleepiness is a common side effect of many medications and can be additive when multiple agents are being taken. I would suggest having your PCP help you get a sleep study and EEG to determine if poor sleep quality is an undiagnosed contributing factor. Do you also have hypertension, gerd, snoring, high BMI... ...Read more
I was wondering if the medicine venlafaxine and clonazepam would cause me to just fall asleep? When I get home from work and sit I go to sleep
My legs n feet tend to fall asleep quickly when im in one position a few minutes. Can it be related to, my weight? Im 5"1 & 145lbs
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