Insomnia

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Charles Carlson, DO, MS (Psychiatry)

Yu Shirai

Yu Shirai, MD (Psychiatry)

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  • Wake up early in the morning

  • Restlessness when sleeping

  • Staying awake all night and sleeping during day

  • Sudden waking in the middle of night

  • Waking up in the early morning

  • Difficulty falling asleep

  • Reversal of sleeping tendencies

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Content updated on Sep 6, 2022

About the symptom

Trouble falling or staying asleep. It can be caused by many different physical or psychiatric conditions.

When to see a doctor

Seek professional care if you experience any of the following symptoms

  • Photophobia

  • Change in personality

  • Disorder of consciousness

  • Abdominal pain

Possible causes

  • Sleep disorder

    Sleep disorders are conditions that affect the quality, timing or duration of your sleep, impacting your ability to function when you are awake. There are many types of sleep disorders, they include disturbances in the quality or quantity of sleep or excessive daytime sleepiness, abnormal behaviors that occur during sleep, sleep disorder related to a mental disorder and many more.

  • Schizophrenia

    A psychological disorder where there is altered brain function. The exact cause is unknown, but a combination of genetic, psychological and environmental factors are likely responsible.

  • Adjustment disorder

    A psychological disorder, often with low mood and anxiety. It is triggered by a sudden change in life circumstances, e.g. divorce or losing a job.

  • sleepwalking
  • Functional dyspepsia
  • Migraine
  • Restless foot syndrome
  • Chronic fatigue syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Alcohol dependence / delirium tremens

Questions your doctor may ask about this symptom

Your doctor may ask these questions to check for this symptom

  • Do you have difficulty sleeping (Insomnia)?

  • Do you tend to sleep during the day and stay awake at night?

  • Are you breathless or having hard time breathing?

  • Do you feel fatigued?

  • Do you have less or no appetite, therefore eat less food?

Other Related Symptoms

Similar symptoms or complaints

References

  • Insomnia

    https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/insomnia/

Reviewed By:

Yu Shirai

Yu Shirai, MD (Psychiatry)

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