REM Sleep Behavior Disorder (cont.)
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When to See a Doctor for REM Sleep Disorder?
Seek medical care if unusual behaviors, such as violent thrashing and kicking, occur during sleep.
Questions to Ask the Doctor About REM Sleep Disorder
Consider asking your doctor the following questions:
Also consider whether your bedmate needs to be reassured by a professional about your condition. Having the bed partner attend the appointment may be beneficial to discuss the behaviors and other concerns.
Last Reviewed 12/8/2017
ABM Salah Uddin, MD
Erasmo A Passaro, MD
Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD
Stephen Berman, MD, PhD
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