I developed parasomnia about 6 months ago after a car accident during which I took a blow to the head. I saw a neurologist after a few months who put me on 0.5 mg of Klonopin at bedtime, which helped for a few months but is no longer effective. My parasomnia occurs during REM sleep and involved me sleepwalking, sleep-eating and, most disturbingly, shouting at/cursing at my husband. Apparently I am VERY aggressive during the parasomnia episodes -- which occur more nights than not. He is at his wits' end with me and feeling very frustrated, and it is equally difficult for me because I have zero recollection of the parasomnia episodes and yet my husband's frustration at how I behave during the episodes often is manifested at how he treats me during the day... it is hard to be yelled at for behavior that is so uncharacteristic of me and that I don't recall. Does anyone else here have similar symptoms, and if so, what have you been able to do to treat your parasomnia? Thanks so much for your help!View Thread
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