Fainting in my sleep. Last weekend it happened to me while I was awake and I was taken to the ER. After extensive tests the only thing the doctors could come up with was Magnezium defficiency. I explained the fainting in my sleep to the doctor. It sounded foreign to him.
It is possible to faint while you are asleep, although it is extremely rare. Krediet et al. in a 2004 study published in Heart looked at vasovagal syncope interrupting sleep, otherwise known as fainting while asleep, in an attempt to find the reason.
Dizziness, Episodes of not breathing during sleep, Fainting and Feeling of not being able to get enough air. WebMD Symptom Checker helps you find the most common medical conditions indicated by the symptoms dizziness, episodes of not breathing during sleep, fainting and feeling of not being able to get enough air including Fainting (vasovagal syncope), Middle ear infection, and Labyrinthitis.
Faint is a term used commonly to denote falling down following dizziness or after loosing consciousness temporarily or permanently hence fainting while asleep obviously cannot happen when we go by the meaning of the word used in common contexts. B...
Hi. I recently began to feel the symptoms you explained. Fainting in my sleep. Last weekend it happened to me while I was awake and I was taken to the ER. After extensive tests the only thing the doctors could come up with was Magnezium defficiency. I explained the fainting in my sleep to the doctor. It sounded foreign to him.
I do have a question that I dont see addressed here and I have been unable to find online. This does not happen to me often, but sometimes when I am sleeping I wake up out of a dead sleep because I feel like I am fainting. I can roll over on my side during it and feel like sweat is starting to co...
Vasovagal syncope usually occurs during upright posture, but Jardine et al. have described a variant that occurs at night. During “sleep syncope”, patients are awakened from sleep with nausea, abdominal cramping or a sense of impending diarrhea, get up, and faint in the bathroom.
Continued What Are the Treatments for Fainting? If you are with someone who faints, there are a number of things you should do. If he or she is sitting, carefully support them in a bent position ...
Feeling faint in your sleep or while lying down Follow Posted 3 years ago , 7 ... It woke me out of my sleep. I felt so weak and almost like I was having low blood pressure. ... Not easy I know as I hate feeling faint but like u my hearts been tested and it's ok. I have naturally low BP and the doc said nothing to worry about.
I felt fine at the start of the year, so gradually started cutting down my citalopram dose until I stopped 4 months ago. At first I was fine, other than the usual withdrawal symptoms, but for the last 2 months, I have started to have panic attacks again, I am not sleeping well, have the stupid faint while sleeping thing and often feel dizzy.