Doctors for Hypersomnia in Mammigatti, Hubli-Dharwad
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Hypersomnia is a medical condition which is characterized by excessive sleepiness. People with Hypersomnia have trouble staying awake during the day. These people fall asleep at anytime, for example while working, driving or eating. Symptoms are:
• Excessive sleepiness during day
• Loss of appetite
• Slow speech
• Memory problems
HOW IS HYPERSOMNIA DIAGNOSED?
A general physician would ask the patients detailed questions about their sleeping habits, such as how many hours they sleep, whether they fall asleep during the day and if they are on any medications that could cause sleepiness. Blood tests, CT scans and a sleep test also known as a polysomnography might be advised and recommend. An EEF to measure brain activity would be required.
HOW IS HYPERSOMNIA TREATED?
In some cases, the treatment for underlying problems like sleep apnea are given. Alongside, if there is no other issues involved then the demonology expert would give you some antidepressants and sleep inducing medicines. They would also suggest alternate therapies like massage and relaxation to induce sleep.
DID YOU KNOW?
Hypersomnia may be due to drug abuse or alcoholism, head injury, genetic or sleep disorder