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I am not able to sleep since 40 days.. it got worse and

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I am not able to sleep since 40 days.. it got worse and didn't get any sleep for the last 9 days or more.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 10 months ago.
This is Dr. Davidsleep is a very complex issuemany issues can affect sleep, medications, psychological issues, sleep hygeine, being overweight can cause sleep apnea.your diet and exercise regimen, caffeine use can all affect sleepit sounds like your doctors are treating you with Belsomra.I would expect you have had a full sleep evaluation from a sleep specialist doctor and had a sleep study already?
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I am worried that it is fatal insomnia
Expert:  Dr. David replied 10 months ago.
boy, that shows you have severe anxiety and worry will not die from should talk to your doctor about treatments for bad anxiety symptoms.