Somniloquy

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What is somniloquy?

Somniloquy, or sleep talking, is the production of speech or sounds during sleep without the person being aware. The sleep talking can range from basic sounds to lengthy sentences and can occur infrequently or multiple times throughout the same night.

Common symptoms reported by people with somniloquy

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with somniloquy

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Klonopin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
somniloquy (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Voltaren Gel)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Lexapro)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ultracet)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Desyrel)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)

Data from patients with somniloquy, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with somniloquy

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Klonopin)
Perceived effectiveness
for somniloquy (6 evaluations)
Side effects
brain fog
Total evaluations
6
Tried for
somniloquy (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Voltaren Gel)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (2 evaluations)
Side effects
stomach pain
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Lexapro)
Perceived effectiveness
for depressed mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (2 evaluations)
Side effects
sleeping better
Total evaluations
3
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ultracet)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Desyrel)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with somniloquy, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has somniloquy on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 3
30s 7
40s 4
50s 9
60s 5
70+ 1
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 4
20-29 years 2
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 2
50-59 years 2
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 4
Female 24

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 4
Not Diagnosed 11

These charts show data from somniloquy patients who have completed their condition history
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